Crop msp

WPI for foodgrain, fruits and vegetables, ‘eggs, meat & fish’, condiments, ‘other food articles’ were all lower than they were two years ago. Photo: Mint

The case for higher crop MSPs

1 min read . 02 Jul 2018
Farmers shout slogans at a protest rally in Mumbai on Monday. Photo: AFP

Why are farmers restless?

3 min read . 13 Mar 2018
The government has introduced welcome improvements to the electronic national agriculture market, or e-NAM, to make it more user-friendly, but many structural problems remain. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint

Spirit of e-NAM

1 min read . 21 Feb 2018
Roughly half the workforce is engaged in the farm sector, which contributes only 15% of national income. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint

Farmers need economic freedom

4 min read . 06 Feb 2018
The lower allocation is expected to put pressure on interest costs of fertilizer companies. Graphic: Naveen Kumar Saini/Mint

Govt lays all bets on the farm

2 min read . 02 Feb 2018