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February 23, 2022

Significance of Precision Agricultural Technologies discussed at Punjab Agriculture University

ANN | Ludhiana, 23 Feb 2022 The Department of Soil Science, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), organized an international meeting on “Precision Agricultural Technologies (IPAT) – 2022” […]
February 17, 2022

Record production of food grains estimated for 2021-22: Centre

ANN | New Delhi, 17 Feb 2022 The Second Advance Estimates of production of major crops for the year 2021-22 have been released by the Ministry […]
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 […]
August 11, 2022

Vaccine for Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) developed

ANN | 12 Aug 2022, New Delhi When the nation is reeling under the outbreak of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) in cattle, the indigenous vaccine Lumpi […]
June 23, 2022

World Bank to fund project to promote rain-fed farming in Uttarakhand

ANN | New Delhi, 24 June 2022 World Bank has approved a project worth ₹1,000 crore for taking rain-fed farming to new heights in the hilly […]
June 22, 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha to protest against Agneepath scheme on June 24

ANN | New Delhi, 22 June 2022 Observing the Agneepath scheme as anti-military, anti-farmer and anti-national, Samyukta Kisan Morcha has decided to observe a nationwide protest […]
June 1, 2022

World Milk Day: 2022 to focus on climate change crisis

ANN | New Delhi, 01 June 2022 World Milk Day is celebrated on 1st June annually since 2001. This year, the theme for Milk Day’s focus […]