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  1. FILE PHOTO: A laborer throws rice saplings as others plant them in another field in Karjat

    India raises local rice purchase price amid farmer protests

    India has raised the price at which it will buy new-season common rice varieties from local farmers by 3.9per cent, the agriculture minister said, ...
  2. Farming Bizarre Years

    US farmers finally see better outlook after 2 odd years

    In 43 years of farming, Morey Hill had seen crop-destroying weather, rock-bottom prices, trade fights and surges in government aid, but not until ...
  3. Indonesia farmer paddy field

    Commentary: Why Indonesian farmers may become extinct in about 40 years

    As farmers become older and their children become more educated, experienced hands that can till the land are becoming scarce, says Ronny Sasmita.
  4. Japanese muskmelons are pictured at Mono Farm in Putrajaya

    Music and massage: Malaysian farmers attempt to grow prized Japanese muskmelons

    The farmers at Malaysian company Mono Premium Melon regularly rub the melons with a soft cloth or glove, a practice said to enhance their flavour, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Soybeans are harvested from a field on Hodgen Farm in Roachdale

    US farmers eye range of good planting options after biggest grains rally in years

    Illinois farmer Fred Helms is so eager for his next soybean crop he invested in a faster-maturing variety of soy seeds in hopes of beating other ...
  6. A wolf looks up in Lobopark in Antequera, southern Spain December 26, 2004. Lobopark is a theme par

    Spain protects Iberian wolves, but farmers howl

    Farmers condemned Spain's move to declare the Iberian wolf a protected species on Friday, arguing a nationwide hunting ban would lead to more ...
  7. 30 Jan 2021
    Media playtime

    Ep 31: CNA Correspondent: Climate Change - Farmers’ Fight

    Extreme weather conditions have hurt the agriculture industry globally. Many are relying on government to take action, some individuals or groups ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Rally to protest against the newly passed farm bills, on a highway on the outskirts of

    Indian farmers ride caravan of tractors into capital ahead of Republic Day

    Caravans of tractors clogged a key highway in northern India on Monday as tens of thousands of farmers protesting against agriculture reforms ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Rally to protest against the newly passed farm bills, on a highway on the outskirts of

    Indian government offers to suspend farm reforms; farmers may call off protests

    India's government on Wednesday offered to suspend implementation of three new farm laws that have triggered the biggest farmers' protests in ...