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Farmers resort to distress sale

Chikiti: Farmers have resorted to distress sale of paddy in 17 panchayats under this block in Ganjam district due to delay in opening of procurement centres, a report said Thursday. They are worried as they have no option than to … Continue reading

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Farmers resort to distress sale in Ganjam block

Chikiti: Farmers in 17 panchayats of this block in Ganjam district suffered major crop loss due to pest attack and unseasonal rains. It was reported that 70 per cent crops were damaged due to these reasons. While the farmers expected … Continue reading

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Distress sale of paddy trails drought, pest and rain

Nayagarh: Paddy cultivation in the district was adversely affected with farmers receiving one blow after another. Be it drought, pest attack or low pressure rain, farmers always found themselves at the receiving end. As if that was not enough, farmers … Continue reading

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House panel visits farmer’s home to probe suicide

Bargarh: An assembly committee Thursday visited the house of farmer Khaenu Bagarti whose suicide had hugged headlines in the state. The committee led by its chairman Pramila Mallick and comprising MLA Debesh Acharya, MLA Sukanta Kumar Nayak, MLA Muktikanta Mandal, … Continue reading

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1,000 MT paddy lying unsold, Koraput farmers in distress

Post News Network Kundura, Jan 21: Scores of farmers under this block in Koraput district are in distress as more than 10,000 quintal of paddy was seen lying in a panchayat level procurement centre at Digapur. Reports said many farmers … Continue reading

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