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AP eyes top spot in natural farming: Naidu

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said his government was encouraging natural farming practices in Andhra Pradesh with the help of technology.

published on : 26th September 2018

Organic farming policy in Odisha

In a bid to make farming climate resilient, reduce farmers’ risks and enhance their income, the State Government has come up with Odisha Organic Farming Policy-2018.

published on : 25th September 2018

Aqua ‘culture’ across Kattakada

The Kattakada Assembly Constituency is poised for a giant leap in inland fish farming.

published on : 24th September 2018

Nedumangad block panchayat takes organic route

Christened ‘Vallam Nira,’ the project is aimed at making the families in the block panchayat limits self-sufficient in vegetable farming and floriculture.

published on : 17th September 2018

Students help farmers adopt beekeeping as an alternate source of income

The students are now helping them get subsidised bee-boxes, for which they have contacted the Khadi Board of Haryana.

published on : 16th September 2018

CMFRI project to start 500 cage fish farming units in Kerala

The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) on Wednesday launched a project to start 500 cage fish farming units in the state.

published on : 13th September 2018

Expert Subhash Palekar questions push for Israel farming model

Zero-budget natural farming (ZBNF) pioneer Subhash Palekar has questioned why the state government is pursuing Israel’s farm technology when ZBNF is the better option.

published on : 8th September 2018

‘Have rethink on farming pattern in Kuttanad’

 Calling for a rethink on the traditional farming pattern in Kuttanad wetlands, Additional Chief Secretary P H Kurian has mooted new methods of revenue sources in Kuttanad.

published on : 8th September 2018

Five districts selected for integrated farming

Apart from the food and horticultural components, the project will support agro-based industries such as livestock farming.

published on : 3rd September 2018

TN: Cauvery delta farmers eye profitable single-crop Samba season

Agriculture in the State has always been challenging. If it rains, farms get inundated, and if it doesn’t, crops are parched. 

published on : 5th August 2018

Vegetables to be made available at fair value

Over 5,000 metric tonnes of vegetables are being readied from the Vattavada-Kanthallooor region alone.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Subhash Palekar, pioneer of Zero-budget farming denies Rs 50 crore

He also cited success stories of villages where crops have grown through this method and flourished even in droughts unlike the ones that are grown using chemical or organic farming methods.

published on : 1st August 2018

Amai Mahalinga Naik: Miracle man of Mangaluru

A labourer’s hard work of 40 years turns a barren hilltop land with no water into a lush green farm.

published on : 15th July 2018

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to felicitate dairy farmers next week to encourage them

In order to encourage milk farmers in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath would give out the 'Gokul Puruskar' in Lucknow on July 11, a state minister said.

published on : 8th July 2018

Greater Cochin Development Authority may lose Rs 4.5 crore in fish farming if government fails to revive project

Joseph, 70, who stays near the caged fish farming site said it's been over two years since any fishing happened here.

published on : 6th July 2018
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