MSP is the price at which the govt purchases crops from the farmers, whatever may be the price for the crops.
05 Jul 2018 2:02 AM
There has been a historic increase in the MSP. Congratulations to all farmers, he tweeted in Hindi.
04 Jul 2018 5:13 PM
The proposed hike is estimated to cost the taxpayers a whopping amount of Rs 15,000 crore annually.
04 Jul 2018 1:15 PM
The govt is confident of receiving around Rs 13 lakh crore GST revenue this financial year.
04 Jul 2018 12:03 PM
Official sources said the government interventions and initiatives for the sugarcane sector may come up at the meeting.
29 Jun 2018 5:45 AM
The committee has given a protest call in every tehsil from June 1.
30 May 2018 5:55 AM
Government's third advance estimate has pegged wheat output at a record 98.61 million tonnes for the 2017-18 crop year.
24 May 2018 12:04 PM
Agriculture ministry has finalised details of implementing the ambitious MSP schemes as announced in the budget.
09 Apr 2018 1:25 PM
The Niti Aayog has been asked to explore the possibility of setting up an optimal farm price realisation system.
15 Feb 2018 2:12 AM
Govt will take A2+FL formula to determine cost of production of agri-crops and fix accordingly MSP.
10 Feb 2018 10:28 AM
I am sure the New India which we aspire to create will emerge now, says Arun Jaitley.
02 Feb 2018 5:44 AM
Another major decision, that of giving a Rs 11,00,000 crore credit outlay for disbursing loans to farmers, has also got a positive response.
02 Feb 2018 2:43 AM
India exported 2.4 million tonnes of onions in 2016/17, mainly to Bangladesh, Malaysia and United Arab Emirates.
01 Dec 2017 3:50 PM
The groups are now demanding reasonable purchase price for cotton and soya bean also.
18 Nov 2017 2:35 AM
Government had announced the bonus during last two years in a bid to boost production of pulses and oilseeds.
06 Nov 2017 4:57 PM
To encourage the cultivation of gram and masoor, their MSPs have been raised by Rs 200 per quintal.
24 Oct 2017 12:51 PM
A decision in this regard is likely to be taken in the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) meeting scheduled for Tuesday.
24 Oct 2017 9:49 AM
The Centre had taken exception to state government’s decision to procure onion directly from farmers at a price of Rs 8 a kilo..
26 Sep 2017 2:02 AM
It said one measure that can help remove distortion in MSP system is the introduction of 'Price Deficiency Payment'.
25 Aug 2017 12:38 PM
The CPI-M has demanded a law which gives right to farmers to sell their produce at Maximum Support Price (MSP).
21 Jun 2017 12:47 PM