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A farmer working at his Sunflower field at Kalingankadu, near Thogamalai in Tiruchi. Photo: B.Velankanni Raj
The Hindu A farmer working at his Sunflower field at Kalingankadu, near Thogamalai in Tiruchi. Photo: B.Velankanni Raj

Sunflower fields, the cynosure of all eyes

Sunflower, one of the major sources of edible vegetable oils, may not be a preferred crop among farmers of Karur and Tiruchi districts as paddy and banana crops continue to attract them thanks to a... »
U. Sagayam, Madurai District Collector. Photo: S. James

Corridors of Power: Melur farmers pin their hopes on Sagayam

They feel the officer, who blew the lid off the granite scam in Madurai, will unearth more irregularities »
Workers at a nursery farm in Kallu Kudiyiruppu village near Arimalam in Pudukottai district, who have been finding hard to get the silt.

Paucity of silt puts reformed bootleggers in a spot

About 70 persons, most of them women, are involved in raising ornamental plants »

Neglect of farm workers decried

Neglect of farm labourers by policy makers came in for harsh criticism at the 11th conference of Tamil Nadu Agricultural Workers Union organised by the Communist Party of India (CPI) here.Th... »
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah launching Android apps in Kannada and Unicode programme at Vidhana Soudha in Bangalore on Friday. Also seen are, noted Writer Chandrashekara Kambara, former Vice Chancellor K. Chidananda Gowda and Minister for Kannda and Culture Umashree. Photo: V Sreenivasa Murthy

Grain production in Karnataka may dip by 10 lakh tonnes

8 districts hit by floods, 7 reeling under drought »
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