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Creating Sustainable Value Chains For Transforming Food Systems

Creating Sustainable Value Chains For Transforming Food Systems

A multi-stakeholder panel discussion will be conducted on 4 February 2020; Lecture Hall, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India by IRRI. Food systems are at the nexus of food security, nut…

A Complete Guide to Potato Plantation

A Complete Guide to Potato Plantation

Potato (Solanum tuberosum) is considered as a commercial crop of India. Total vegetable crops production of the India is 169.06 million tons from total area 10.10 million ha with p…

No Ease of Doing Business for Farmers?

No Ease of Doing Business for Farmers?

During his visit to France last month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed that the BJP has been given the mandate to “not just to run a government, but to build a new India… A ne…

TERI Recommends Action Points to Reverse Land Degradation in India

TERI Recommends Action Points to Reverse Land Degradation in India

India has committed to restore 26 million hectares by 2030. Nearly, one third of the country’s area i.e. 96.4 million hectares is currently under land degradation. India has severa…

The Trendsetter of Cattle-Based Organic Farming in Andhra Pradesh

The Trendsetter of Cattle-Based Organic Farming in Andhra Pradesh

India is a country of villages and farmer is the backbone. Agriculture sector provides employment to a large number of people. Moreover, agriculture is more dependent on the cycle…

Great Green Wall Initiative Aims to Restore 100 million Hectares of Degraded Land, Create 10 million Green Jobs by 2030

Great Green Wall Initiative Aims to Restore 100 million Hectares of Degraded Land, Create 10 million Green Jobs by 2030

On 9 September at a High-Level Breakfast meeting in New Delhi, India, partners of the African-led Great Green Wall Initiative agreed to develop a visionary roadmap, a decade after…

Netsurf Gives Impetus to ‘Organic Agripreneurs’ with Biofit

Netsurf Gives Impetus to ‘Organic Agripreneurs’ with Biofit

With rapid globalization and increased awareness about food consumption, ‘Organic’ has certainly become a buzzword in today’s market place. Organic food, cultivated using organic f…

Top 3 Things You Need to Know About IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2019

Top 3 Things You Need to Know About IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2019

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification has been released on 2nd August 2019! The much-awaited wait is now over. With a handsome salary of Rs 37,360 to Rs 38,700 (in-hand pay). This is on…

What are the Pros and Cons of Drinking Alcohol?

What are the Pros and Cons of Drinking Alcohol?

Alcohol is the second deadliest drug in the world, after Tobacco and it's the most legal drug too. It is chemically called Ethanol or Ethyl Alcohol. It is used in our day-to-day li…

Jitul Saikia, Conservationist & Sericulturalist Who is Fighting to Save the Vulnerable Muga Silk Worms

Jitul Saikia, Conservationist & Sericulturalist Who is Fighting to Save the Vulnerable Muga Silk Worms

Jitul Saikia’s whose story will be featured at the multi-stakeholder, multi-disciplinary Sustainable Seed Innovations Conference 2.0, scheduled for 30 July 2019 at the Internationa…

Poor upcountry demand: Turmeric Prices going down

Poor upcountry demand: Turmeric Prices going down

Due to the poor upcountry demand, the turmeric prices at Erode markets have come down by more than Rs 400 a quintal within the span of a week. As per information, the buyers only p…

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