JuteICARE  An Initiative of the Government of India to Double the income of Jute Farmers

Improved Cultivation and Advanced Retting Exercise for Jute (Jute – ICARE) was launched in 2015 to popularize/introduce some of the better agronomic practices and recently developed microbial assisted retting among farmers intensively in a few blocks in West Bengal and Assam on pilot basis. The improved agronomic practices include — line sowing of jute using […]

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Farmers might get agricultural security through contract law

Government is thinking on the line of protecting farmers’ interest from volatile price. Agricultural segment might come up with a fresh contract farming law where farmers might get relief from ever fluctuating market scenario. New law is under drafting and might be made public for suggestions very soon which will enable states to formulate and […]

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