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April 9, 2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Manifestos: Both BJP and Congress silent on guaranteeing a minimum monthly income for farmers

Nirmesh Singh New Delhi. 09 April 2019 No party wants to address the core issue of farmers, that is guaranteeing them the minimum monthly income. Neither Congress […]
January 27, 2019

India needs a National Soil Protection Policy urgently: Dr Rattan Lal

Soil degradation causes severe reduction in crop yield 27 Jan 2019 Dr Rattan Lal, Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science at The Ohio State University in […]
February 5, 2017

Need for a Separate Agri Budget

Feb 2017 The great R. K. Laxman, in one of his cartoons, communicated the plight of Indian farmers very strongly and showed where farmer was standing […]
May 11, 2019

Healthy and Colourful Wheat Developed by Indian Agri Scientists

The varieties have been developed using classic biotechnology tools AgriNation News Network New Delhi, 11 May 2019 Soon, you can enjoy breads in different colours say […]
April 11, 2019

Vietnam bans import of cancer-causing Glyphosate based herbicide, US criticizes the move

A week and half ago, California court ruled use of glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup caused non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in the plaintiff Hardeman. Environmentalists in India have been alleging […]
April 2, 2019

Congress Manifesto 2019: A bag of hope, promises and misses for farmer

The manifesto has missed out on guaranteeing income and pension for farmers Nirmesh Singh New Delhi. 02 April 2019 Jawaharlal Nehru once said, ‘Everything can wait […]