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Andhra Pradesh plans big to promote organic farming

Reiterating the government’s resolve of according a high priority to food security, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that many initiatives had been undertaken to improve the organic farming.

published on : 16th November 2017

Organic farming might be the answer to agricultural woes in Tamil Nadu

Apart from being safe, organic farming could also be the answer to many woes plaguing agriculture in the State. It is slowly gaining ground, and there is an urgent need for government to promote it, w

published on : 12th November 2017

Andra Pradesh government to extend organic farming to 12,900 villages

While organic farming is being practised in over 1,000 villages in the State at present, the government is going to expand it to all the 12,900 villages.

published on : 18th October 2017

Fertiliser consumption in India up 25-fold since mid-sixties

Fertiliser consumption in India has witnessed a surge of nearly 25 times since mid-sixties as compared to three-fold increase in food grain production over the same period.

published on : 12th October 2017

Government to promote organic farming across State

The State government is planning to promote and practice organic farming across the State for the next five years.

published on : 12th October 2017

NITI takes organic tips from Giriraj

Senior officials of think-tank NITI Aayog are making a beeline for Giriraj Singh, who owes his national recognition to his rabid anti-Pakistan and Hindutva comments, to take lessons on organic farming

published on : 17th September 2017

Kerala farmers enjoy fruits of labour: Root, stem and leaf

Quitting snug jobs and breaking conventional moulds, a host of farmers are bringing zing back into the fields. Express highlights a few.

published on : 27th August 2017

Reprogramming life through organic farming

The success story of a 40-year old techie quitting his well-paying job to pursue his passion to become an organic farmer.

published on : 27th August 2017

Farmers welfare board this year itself: Kerala Agriculture Minister V S Sunil Kumar

 Agriculture Minister V S Sunil Kumar on Tuesday informed the Assembly the Farmers Welfare Board would be constituted this year itself.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Tamil youngster makes organic farming cool with Ajith, Jyothika and other movie-star memes

Twenty-four-year-old Santhosh's Facebook page has over 91,000 likes and over 93,000 people following it everyday, consulting him about organic farming and other agriculture-related queries.

published on : 12th August 2017

UNEP evinces interest in promoting organic farming

The Odisha Government and United Nations Environment Programme have decided to collaborate to promote organic farming in the State.

published on : 12th August 2017

Odisha to promote organic farming in joint effort with United Nations Environment Programme

Executive director of UNEP, Erik Solheim met chief minister Naveen Patnaik at the state secretariat on Friday and discussed the scope of organic farming in Odisha.

published on : 11th August 2017

Organic farming? learn it from Nagapattinam lad

While Facebook page creators are adept at coming up with memes for every occasion, V Santhosh in Nagapattinam is using his pages to create memes on agriculture and organic farming.

published on : 1st August 2017

Cochin Devaswom Board to promote organic farming 

This Onam the temples under Cochin Devaswom Board will offer devotees an array of vegetables cultivated on their premises as part of the ‘Haritha Kshetram project’

published on : 17th July 2017

Kerala government decides to promote Njattuvela markets in state

Giving a boost to organic farming and traditional agrarian techniques, Njattuvela markets seem to be catching the fancy of people in the state.

published on : 29th June 2017
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