Ideological kinks and implementation glitches mar govt’s agri policies – The Federal

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Reviewing the government’s agricultural policies in the run-up to the Budget. The protesting farmers don’t want to subject themselves to the uncertainties of the market | Photo: PTI Anil Ghanwat, one of the three members of the Supreme Court-appointed committee on Farm Laws, had led Maharashtra farmers to agitate for access to genetically modified, herbicide-tolerant […]

Why small businesses in agri sector are worried about farm laws – The Federal

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Farming also includes small entrepreneurs involved in product marketing, who fear their businesses would be finished once the farm laws are fully implemented There are thousands of retailers and wholesalers in Punjab who feel that they will be sidelined once big players enter the market File photo: PTI Indian economy is heavily dependent on agriculture […]

Update on the latest in business: | Federal News Network

Update on the latest in business: | Federal News Network

FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks off to slow start on final day of a tumultuous year NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are wavering between small gains and losses on the last day of 2020, a year that saw a breathtaking nosedive in markets in the spring as the coronavirus took hold, followed by steady gains in the […]