Governor RN Ravi on Friday said 10,000 farmer producers’ organisations (FPOs) will be formed by the Central government to improve the socio-economic status of farmers in the nation. Addressing an interactive meeting on ‘Empowering the FPO’s towards excellence as part of International Millets Conference at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) in Coimbatore, Ravi said the FPO’s is the only platform… Continue reading "Central government to form 10,000 farmer producers’ organisations: Governor"
Tag: Latest Farmers news
Responding to a statement of leader of opposition and former chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, who urged the government to continue free electricity connection for farmers throughout the day, State Electricity Minister V Senthil Balaji said that measures have been taken to provide free electricity to farmers for 18 hours a day immediately. Pointing out a government order issued on… Continue reading "Farmers to soon get three-phase power for 18 hours a day: Senthil Balaji"
Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Wednesday said that the state’s farmers, who have lost their crops during the sudden unexpected rains, will receive their compensation within a week. Talking to media persons at Tiruvarur, he said that the crop loss data has been collected and was under processing. Stalin said that the government has taken measures so that… Continue reading "Farmers will receive compensation for crops within a week: Stalin"