Sunday 11 December 2016

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Conflict within BJP over human-animal conflict and Vermin

Forest Minister Rajendra Arlekar tackled seniormost veteran politician like opposition leader Pratapsing Rane very well, but could not hold his own party men who were fighting over the issue of declaring certain animals as vermin. ... READ

Guv wants to make Goa an organic state, but which politician does?

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make Goa the second organic state in the country, following Sikkim. READ

Goa Dairy challenges SUMUL entry in the HC, cites several illegalities by Govt

Citing several ‘illegalities’ committed by Goa government, Goa Dairy has finally challenged the entry of SUMUL in Goa’s milk market before the Bombay high court at Goa. READ

Goa Dairy to challenge SUMUL entry in the court, offer higher rates to farmers

Goa Dairy has decided to challenge Goa government’s decision to invite SUMUL to work in four talukas of Goa among the milk producing farmers. READ

SUMUL set to supply to Goan milk at 'reasonable' cost

Gujarat-based Surat District Co-operative Milk Producers' Union (SUMUL) today announced its ambitious plans for the state of Goa, where it has received licence to provide dairy services to farmers including veterinary treatment to animals at ... READ

SUMUL will disturb Goa's milk cooperative biz: Goa Dairy

Goa's dairy cooperative milk union has expressed fear that the entry of Gujarat-based SUMUL will disturb state's four-decade old cooperative movement. READ

Dairy farmers welcome SUMUL, allege corruption in Goa Dairy

A group of dairy farmers has alleged huge amount of corruption in Goa Dairy while welcoming the government decision to allow Gujarat-based SUMUL to start operations in Goa. READ

SUMUL on trial for healthy competition with Goa Dairy: CM

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today clarified that SUMUL has been invited to Goa to benefit Goa’s milk producing farmers and for a healthy competition with Goa Dairy. READ

Goa's sugarcane farmers block national highway

Sugarcane farmers blocked a national highway today for almost an hour today afternoon near the Sanjeevani sugar factory at Dharbandora. READ

Goa now experiments with Farmers' Public Ltd Co.

The agriculture department has identified 1,000-odd farmers all over Goa for various new agricultural initiatives, for which a provision of 3 crore has been made, said agriculture minister Ramesh Tawadkar. READ