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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.
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
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said profitability of farm sector had declined and there was a need to bring entrepreneurship in the farming process to increase it.
Around 1300 acres of hemp was destroyed in 2012-13, but another 4000 acres were reported in the financial year 2016-17 in the state, a senior NCB official said.
The entrepreneurship development training was provided to those who had evinced interest in producing the soil-less mix on a commercial scale.
Hydroponics farming, a technique of growing crops without soil, was launched at Ernakulam General Hospital on Wednesday.
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.
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.
The State government is planning to promote and practice organic farming across the State for the next five years.
A joint FARC-government push to eradicate cocaine production in Colombia is a key element in the peace package signed last September. But it will be a difficult task.
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
Eyeing more or less for a blue revolution in the state, the Fisheries Department has launched the second phase of the people’s participatory fish farming programme.
Quitting snug jobs and breaking conventional moulds, a host of farmers are bringing zing back into the fields. Express highlights a few.
The success story of a 40-year old techie quitting his well-paying job to pursue his passion to become an organic farmer.
Till a few years ago, when those from the Kanjirappally area referred to milk, it meant latex, now dairy farms flourish here.