Cabinet approves Rs 4558 crore scheme for Dairy sector

Information and Broadcasting Minister, Prakash Javadekar said that Cabinet has approved a Rs 4,558 crore scheme to promote dairy sector that will further benefit around 95 lakh farmers in 50,000 villages.  Briefing media about the Cabinet decisions, the minister said this scheme will take the ‘White re...Read more

A GST Burden on Smallholder Farmers

  Farmers are paying about Rs 15,000 crore GST annually on farm inputs to produce farm commodities Farmers are the only businessmen today who cannot claim tax credit & cannot set it off on the sales they make Input tax credit is a GST mechanism that allows the manufacturers/producers to adjust tax on...Read more

SABC seeks exemption of GST on farm Inputs

The South Asia Biotechnology Centre, a not-for-profit scientific organization reached out to the Union Finance Minister  Nirmala Seetharaman to request exemption of Goods and Service Tax (GST) on-farm inputs such as botanical, biological, pheromone trap & lure, micronutrients, fertilizers, pesticides, tra...Read more

Herbalife Nutrition, Maharashtra Govt. to develop water resources in the state

Herbalife Nutrition, the global leader in nutrition, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Maharashtra to strengthen and develop the water resources in Chandrapur district for the benefit of it's agricultural, husbandry and horticultural communities. Shri Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minist...Read more