“The greatest challenge for humanity is to conserve the soil”
12:53 p.m. He ended his speech by declaring that this will be India’s century.
12:34 p.m.Our PM Modi’s initiatives have helped 76,65,000 farmers in MP and the number of farmer suicides has also decreased,” he continued.
12:22 p.m. Kamal Patel, Minister of Agriculture, Government of Madhya Pradesh, began his speech with a ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ greeting at the event and announced that he considers himself a farmer first and a farmer second. politician.
12:18 p.m. He said: “Krishi should have been given the same importance as business after independence. Unfortunately, that did not happen. Even Mahatma Gandhi mentioned that the real India lies in its villages, but unfortunately, that remained only a slogan and nothing more.”
12:03 He added, “We are trying to get the farmers out of the debt trap with the help of several programs launched by the state government.” While talking about the role of agricultural extension, he said, “Unless we have strong extension in the agricultural sector, the industry cannot grow or improve.
12:00 p.m. Reddy proudly announced that Telangana is the first state in the country to have the maximum amount of freshwater fish.
11:50 a.m. Singireddy Niranjan Reddy, Minister of Agriculture, Government of Telangana, said: “The greatest challenge facing humanity today is to conserve the soil and leave it for the next generation to exploit.” .
11:46 “Previously the quota for farmers was 40%, but now it has increased to 50% in schools. We are doing everything for the children of farmers and to support agriculture,” Patil added.
11:40 a.m. BC Patil, Minister of Agriculture, Government of Karnataka, connected with the audience virtually and said, “It is great to see the leaders of major agricultural states together on one platform. It has been 75 years that we have achieved independence, it is time for India to reach greater heights now.”
11:28 am Kailash Choudhary, Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, and Surya Pratap Shahi, Minister of Agriculture, Government of Uttar Pradesh unveiled the annual report
11:24 “Many barriers there are being removed by the Ministry of Agriculture. Facilitating the flow of business is our priority at the moment. The Government of India is positive about this and we are sure we can make the sector truly independent farm,” Kailash said.
11:20 a.m. “We will make sure to help farmers all the time. The Pesticides Act, which is due to come into force soon, will also help the agricultural industry and farmers,” Kailash added.
11:04 Kailash Choudhary, Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare, AGA Conference Chief Guest, said, “We are becoming atmanirbhar in sectors like horticulture and other agriculture-related fields. . The media has played an important role in raising awareness in our sector. »
Speaking about the use of agrochemicals in agriculture, the minister said, “Judicious use of pesticides is important. We will keep a balance to grow healthy food, but we will also meet the needs of our people.
10:50 a.m. Nand Kishore Aggarwal, Chairman of Crystal Crop Protection Limited, spoke at the conference on “Amrit Kaal: Role of Crop Protection”. He said, “We will make India independent and turn it into a golden sparrow like we were before. We will work on ways to improve the ease of doing business in India.”
The industry’s best shots are taking part with Kailash Choudhary, Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare as guest of honour. Stay tuned with us. KJ will keep you up to date with the latest news from the event and ongoing discussions with the goal of elevating the agricultural sector.
First published: September 28, 2022, 10:59 a.m. IST