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How India’s Rice Yield Can Adapt To Climate Change Challenges

If farmers maintain current practices, rice production will decrease substantially by 2050 in India. But, various management strategies can mitigate the effects of climate...

Farmers Discuss New Techniques To Improve Banana Cultivation

As part of the ongoing five-day National Horticulture Fair 2021, farmers from the Northeast, Maharashtra, and Goa on Thursday participated in a virtual interaction...

How To Deal With The Violence By So Called Farmers ?

BY VENKATRAMAN NS The so-called farmers, by indulging in unprecedented violent acts in Delhi, have made India’s enemies happy. As usual, those who instigated the innocent...

A Farmer Protest Timeline: How Things Turned Violent In Delhi On R-Day

Farmers, who were seen as friendly and peaceful for more than 60 days as they waited for the government to accept their terms, suddenly...

Himachali Farmers Set To Add Flavour To Indian Culinary Life Through Offering Home-Grown “Heeng”

After offering pest-free potatoes and exotic vegetables that are foodies' delight, farmers of Himachal Pradesh are set to add flavour to the Indian culinary...

This Collaborative Effort For Banana Plantation Can Make The Banana Farmers of India Go Bananas!

A three-way industry-institute-Tamil Nadu government organisation-collaborative effort to increase the value-added products from the banana plantation is expected to make the banana farmers in...

More and More Farmers From Bundelkhand Region Opt for Non-Conventional Crops

After the success story of strawberry cultivation in Bundelkhand region, more and more farmers in this region are opting for non-conventional crops, mainly fruits. Farmers,...

MP Govt To Produce Clean Fuel From Stubble Burnt

The Madhya Pradesh government has proposed a plan to set up an industrial unit producing fuel from stubble burnt by the farmers in the...

Organic Farming To Uplift Wealth of UP Farmers

Organic farming will change the lives of crores of farmers in the state as Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is eyeing to make it a...

Farmers Protesting in Punjab Observe ‘Black Diwali’

Amid the continued deadlock between the Centre and Punjab's farmer unions, the protesting farmers on Saturday announced to observe 'black Diwali' against the 'black'...

Farmers Protest in Haryana and Punjab Against Farm Laws

Several farmer organizations in Punjab and Haryana on Thursday joined a nationwide protest against the farm laws by blocking national highways and crucial road...

Benefits for Farmers From the Agricultural Reforms

BY R.K. PACHNANDA  After retirement from the army, my father took up farming at Village Shahpur, on the Pinjore-Nalagarh Road, in Haryana. After every wheat...

We Are Here to Serve Our Farmers: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday again sought to assure the opposition on minimum support price (MSP) and to allay the fears of farmers...

Sustainable Farming Should Be Taught In School, Feels Bhumi Pednekar

Sustainable farming should be taught as a subject at school level, feels Bhumi Pednekar. Her observation comes after the actress did some reading to...

Delhi Govt Issues Advisory for Spraying Pesticides to Deal With Locust Attack

To deal with the attack of locusts in the national capital, the Delhi government has issued an advisory for spraying pesticides, Cabinet Minister Gopal...

New Reforms and Alternative Markets Likely To Benefit Farmers

The Modi government in order to double the income of farmers by 2022 announced a slew of measures last week, and it is widely...

Rs 4,000 Crore Plan for Herbal Cultivation Includes Ganga River Banks, Informs Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday informed that a corridor of medicinal plants would be created on the banks of the Ganga and for...

Mango Growers May Suffer 100% Loss Due to Lockdown: Experts

BY AMITA VERMA Mango growers are likely to suffer huge losses in this season due to the nationwide lockdown amid Covid-19 pandemic. According to experts,...

India to Set up Bio-Gas Plants to Tackle Pollution, but Experts Unsure

India is planning to set up more than 100 bio-gas plants and provide thousands of farmers with machines to dispose of crop stubble in...

This Bamboo Entrepreneur from Philippines Aims at Tackling Poverty and Climate Change

Mark Sultan Gersava grew up in poverty, one of 12 children of a slash-and-burn subsistence farmer in the Philippines province of Sultan Kudarat. Today he...

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