Focus on Exports Can Get Better Farm Remuneration, Need Proper Mechanism for Food Processing

Focus on Exports Can Get Better Farm Remuneration, Need Proper Mechanism for Food Processing

India has potential to become the biggest producer and exporter of farm commodities owing agriculture being engrained in our way of life and the presence of diverse agro-climatic r…

‘PONNEEM’ - Bio Oil Plant-Based Pesticide to Control Agricultural Pests

‘PONNEEM’ - Bio Oil Plant-Based Pesticide to Control Agricultural Pests

The new Bio Oil Ponneem has been developed for the control of agricultural pests, termites and mosquitoes. It is natural oil formulation, which is highly effective in comparison to…

Soil Health Leads to Sustainable Farming; Financial Progress of Soil Health Card Scheme

Soil Health Leads to Sustainable Farming; Financial Progress of Soil Health Card Scheme

The International year of soils was celebrated in 2015 the same year India’s unique programme of soil health card was launched on February 19 to assess the nutrient status of every…

Coronavirus: Fear of Deadly Virus All Across the World!

Coronavirus: Fear of Deadly Virus All Across the World!

National Health Commission of China reported there were 2,009 new confirmed cases of COVID-2019 and 142 deaths on February 15. And this increases the total number of Corona Virus c…

Seminar on ‘Moving Towards Green Bricks’ Organized by Brooke India, NACG and SAIEVAC

Seminar on ‘Moving Towards Green Bricks’ Organized by Brooke India, NACG and SAIEVAC

One-day national level seminar was organized in New Delhi on “Moving towards Green Bricks” by Brooke India, NACG and SAIEVAC. The main aim of this seminar was to discuss and prepar…

India Needs to Develop Home-Grown Food Security: Vice President at IARI Convocation

India Needs to Develop Home-Grown Food Security: Vice President at IARI Convocation

Expressing concern over India's poor ranking in the global hunger index, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said that policymakers and farm scientists must introspect and addres…

Venkaiah Naidu Awarded Degrees to 243 IARI Students

Venkaiah Naidu Awarded Degrees to 243 IARI Students

Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu called upon the scientific community to lay emphasis on enhancing the productivity of small and marginal farmers. “The small and marg…

Mahindra EPC Irrigation Announces Listing of Shares on NSE

Mahindra EPC Irrigation Announces Listing of Shares on NSE

Mahindra EPC Irrigation Limited (Formerly known as EPC Industries Limited), one of the major players in the Micro Irrigation Industry in the country, has announced Listing of its s…

International Conference on Pulses as the Climate Smart Crops: Challenges & Opportunities

International Conference on Pulses as the Climate Smart Crops: Challenges & Opportunities

The ICAR-Indian Institute of Pulses Research, Kanpur and Indian Society of Pulses Research & Development together organized an International Conference on “Pulses as the Climate Sm…

Protection of Crops from Wild Animals

Protection of Crops from Wild Animals

The ICAR-Vivekananda Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan (VPKAS), Almora, Uttarakhand organized a Farmers’-Scientists’ Press Meet on “Protection of Crops from Wild Animals”.

Seminar on Technological Innovations in Oilseeds Crops for Enhancing Productivity, Profitability & Natural Security

Seminar on Technological Innovations in Oilseeds Crops for Enhancing Productivity, Profitability & Natural Security

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi in association with the Indian Society of Oilseeds Research (ISOR) had conducted two-day National Seminar on “Technological I…

India Produces 22 Million Tonnes of Pulses in 2018-19

India Produces 22 Million Tonnes of Pulses in 2018-19

Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar said that after having achieved surplus food grains production, the country has become self-sufficient in Pulses cultivation since 2016-1…

Kisan Credit Card Saturation Campaign for All PM-KISAN Beneficiaries Starts

Kisan Credit Card Saturation Campaign for All PM-KISAN Beneficiaries Starts

To enable universal access to Concessional Institutional credit, the Government of India has initiated a drive in Mission Mode for saturating all PM-KISAN beneficiaries with Kisan…

ASCI and NAARM Will Jointly Work for the Benefit of Farm Sector

ASCI and NAARM Will Jointly Work for the Benefit of Farm Sector

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), Hyderabad at the ICAR-National Academy o…

Fishermen Felicitated by ICAR-CMFRI for Saving Endangered Whale Shark

Fishermen Felicitated by ICAR-CMFRI for Saving Endangered Whale Shark

The ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) in Kochi has felicitated fishermen from Calicut for their brave efforts for saving an endangered Whale Shark also known…

CIBA and Water Fin Pvt Ltd Join Hands for Commercialization of Shrimp Seeds

CIBA and Water Fin Pvt Ltd Join Hands for Commercialization of Shrimp Seeds

For the transfer of seabass (Lates calcarifer) seed production technology, a MoU was signed by the Water Fin Pvt. Ltd., Andhra Pradesh with the CIBA (Central Institute of Brackish…

Government Promoting Private Investment in Agriculture & Agro Processing Industry

Government Promoting Private Investment in Agriculture & Agro Processing Industry

Center has been promoting private investment in agriculture sector via Public-Private Partnership through schemes in the areas of Agriculture Marketing, Soil Health Card, Micro Irr…

Rs. 76 crore Revenue Generated from Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying in Jammu and Kashmir

Rs. 76 crore Revenue Generated from Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying in Jammu and Kashmir

According to report of the Government of Jammu & Kashmir, a total revenue of Rs. 76.67crore has been generated through fisheries, animal husbandry & dairying. About 37.27lakh peopl…

Electronic Gadget which can Translate 40 Languages

Electronic Gadget which can Translate 40 Languages

The World is very small. A Globe with more than 200 countries with different languages and different dresses, cultures but all are human beings. To communicate with each other a pe…

State Level Work Plan - 2020 Workshop for KVKs of Haryana and Delhi

State Level Work Plan - 2020 Workshop for KVKs of Haryana and Delhi

The ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Zone - II, Jodhpur organized the “State Level Work Plan - 2020 Workshop for Krishi Vigyan Kendras of Haryana and De…

Innovative Farmers’ Meet 2020 - Farmers’ Innovations for Prosperous Agriculture

Innovative Farmers’ Meet 2020 - Farmers’ Innovations for Prosperous Agriculture

The ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Pune organized a three day “Innovative Farmers’ Meet - 2020” with theme “Farmers’ Innovations for Prosperous Agricu…

Keep Your Vegetables and Fruits Safe with ‘Solar Insect Trap’

Keep Your Vegetables and Fruits Safe with ‘Solar Insect Trap’

Insects are annoying especially when they fly around fruits and flowers in farm houses. Now farmers need not have to worry about these insects as there is a device that can solve t…

ABCZ Announces Changes to ExpoZebu 2020 Regulation

ABCZ Announces Changes to ExpoZebu 2020 Regulation

86th ExpoZebu will be held between April 25 and May 3, 2020, at Parque Fernando Costa. The Brazilian Association of Zebu Breeders announced some changes to the ExpoZebu 2020 Regula…

22 Lakhs Fish Seed Ranched in Different Depleted Stretches of River Ganga

22 Lakhs Fish Seed Ranched in Different Depleted Stretches of River Ganga

The ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, Barrackpore, Kolkata celebrated the 71st Republic Day marked by a ranching programme by releasing 50,000 of fingerlings of Ind…

Rivaldo Machado Borges Jr is the New President for ABCZ 2020-2022

Rivaldo Machado Borges Jr is the New President for ABCZ 2020-2022

Industry leaders, ranchers, political authorities and employees of the Brazilian Association of Zebu Breeders (ABCZ) met for the diplomatic ceremony of Rivaldo Machado Borges Júnio…

Kisan Mela-cum-Exhibition at Junagadh

Kisan Mela-cum-Exhibition at Junagadh

The ICAR-Directorate of Groundnut Research, Junagadh organized a “Kisan Mela-cum-Exhibition” for the groundnut farmers of Saurashtra Region. The Chief Guest was Dr. Chetan Trivedi,…

National Horticulture Fair 2020 Begins

National Horticulture Fair 2020 Begins

Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) and Director General (ICAR) inaugurated the four-day “National Horticulture Fair - 2020 (NHF - 2020)” on 5th February. Dr. Mohapatra consi…

Have you Insured the Dog You Love?

Have you Insured the Dog You Love?

Dog is the most-loved pet. They are considered as loyal companions of the human beings. That`s why the dogs were admitted in the police and the army. The quality of their loyalty a…

Cancer without Fear - Natural Cures for Cancer

Cancer without Fear - Natural Cures for Cancer

A chemical called B-17 (also known as amygdalin) is present in its natural form in many common fruits, most notably in the kernels of apricot seeds and bitter almonds. This chemica…

Classical Swine Fever Vaccine Will Be Available at Less than Rs.2 per Dose

Classical Swine Fever Vaccine Will Be Available at Less than Rs.2 per Dose

Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR) and Atul Chaturvedi, Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Government of India released the “Live attenuate…

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