The Indian agriculture is largely dependent on the monsoon with almost 60 per cent of total net sown area under rain-fed agriculture. The rain-fed... ...http://businesstoday.intoday.in/story/monsoon-below-expectations-could-damage-rural-economy/1/219744.html
Nature has been unkind to Narendra Modi in the first year of government. The deficit rainfall in 2014 and the unseasonal showers earlier this year... ...http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/5zM0nsGNJ3EE37q8OAl7jM/Narendra-Modi-faces-the-brunt-of-the-vagaries-of-nature.html
Sullakhedi, a dusty village near Indore which is home to several soybean farmers, is eagerly awaiting the onset of monsoon to plant the oilseed,... ...http://m.hindustantimes.com/indore/good-returns-more-farmers-take-to-oilseed-soy-cultivation-in-madhya-pradesh/article1-1350499.aspx
Tobacco growers in Mysuru district have volunteered to lease out their land for free to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) carrying out... ...http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2600017&n_date=20150524&cat=India
MGNREGA and the farm loan waiver were not the benevolent acts they were made out to be. Whatever the data might say, farmers feel that one of the... ...http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-deepening-furrows/
The peak water consumption season,...