Farmers should move towards ethanol production instead of growing traditional crops: Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that farmers should turn to ethanol production instead of growing conventional crops, as it will improve profitability and provide green fuel to the country. The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways said that the country currently spends Rs 8 lakh crore per year on fuel imports and … Read more

Fight not over, government should formally repeal agriculture laws, give legal guarantee for MSP: Punjab villagers

For 62-year-old Bhupinder Kaur, who has been part of protests since last year against three central agricultural laws, the fight is not over even after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced they would be repealed. The fight won’t end until the laws are formally repealed in Parliament and farmers’ demands for a legal guarantee of Minimum … Read more