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Giriraj Singh calls for increase of food production

Umïam (Meghalaya): Noting that India has challenges on food security due to population pressure, Union Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Giriraj Singh on Wednesday called for the needs more food grain with better yield. “The…

Govt promoting natural farming: Minister NS Tomar

New Delhi, April 26: Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday said that the government is encouraging agricultural practices that work in harmony with nature, reduce the cost of production and ensure good quality produce and…

UPL Ltd. & Gujarat Titans join hands for sustainability

Kolkata, April 12: UPL Ltd, global provider of sustainable agriculture products and solutions, on Tuesday announced a partnership with the newly formed Ahmedabad franchise - Gujarat Titans as their sustainability partner for the ongoing IPL 2022.…

Basmati Rice from Haryana attracts buyers from Cuba, Chile

Chandigarh, April 2: Haryana government is confident of attracting foreign investment and promote exports with the aim of enhancing economic development of the State, Latin American countries Cuba and Chile have expressed interest to purchase…

Almond and other fruit trees bloom in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, MAR 11 (UNI): Spring season in Kashmir has brought cheer on the faces of locals and tourists alike. Flowers and fruit trees are blooming to present a charming sight. Orchards growing peach, almond and other seasonal fruit are presenting a…

Surge in Guava export, records 260 pc growth since 2013

New Delhi, Feb 28: The export of guavas from India has seen a growth of 260 per cent since 2013, an official statement said on Sunday. The exports grew from USD 0.58 Million in April-January 2013-14 to USD 2.09 Million in April 2021-22. India's…

PM lauds ICRISAT’s contribution in helping Agriculture

Hyderabad, Feb 5: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday lauded International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) for their contribution in helping agriculture in large part of the world, including India. Speaking at…

Dam will be constructed in Adi Badri area: Khattar

Chandigarh, Jan 14: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the state government is making every possible effort to provide water to the farmers and for this a dam will be constructed in Adi Badri area. Stating this while responding to…

PM Modi releases 10th instalment of PM-KISAN scheme

New Delhi, Jan 1: Asserting that Corona cannot dampen the growth of India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday transferred Rs 20,000 crores to more than 10 crore farmer families under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. Modi also…

Bayer agro initiates drone trials in Hyderabad, India

Hyderabad, Nov 23 (UNI) : Bayer, a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of healthcare and agriculture, on Tuesday announced it has conducted its first drone trial at its multi-crop breeding center in Chandipa, near…