Organic farming

Woman agriculture officer inspires team to launch group farming

She ensures that the farming does not affect the functioning of Krishi Bhavans and the assistant director's office.

published on : 27th June 2022

Andhra Pradesh's newly-formed Palnadu district turning its trash into 'gold'

According to official data, the decomposed product contain 1.3-2 per cent nitrogen, 0.5-1.5 per cent of phosphorus, 0.4-0.8 per cent potash, calcium, magnesium and various other nutrients.

published on : 18th June 2022

Need warehouse for organic paddy and seeds storage: Panagudi farmers to Tamil Nadu government

The organic cultivation seeds should be processed traditionally and if such processes are carried out in the existing rice mills or warehouses, the need for organic farming will not be required.

published on : 30th May 2022

Techie turns to organic farming in Andhra Pradesh's Pudi village as cancer affects kin

He worked at various IT firms till 2015 and as operations manager at a pharmaceutical company before he quit his job and switched to practising natural farming in 2018.

published on : 15th May 2022

One year of CM MK Stalin: Tamil Nadu's agriculture spurring green shoots of growth

When the government hit the ground running with an exclusive budget for agriculture, the vision was clear: to achieve food security and nutritional security in the next 10 years.

published on : 10th May 2022

Nilgiris summer fest to begin on May 7

Nilgiris Collector SP Amrith said programmes have been organised to create awareness about the culture of Tamil Nadu, especially the tribal people who are living in the district.

published on : 4th May 2022

How to Raise Soil Organic Content

In normal agricultural soil, the minimum organic content should be between 3–6 percent, but in large parts of the world, it is well below 1 percent.

published on : 1st May 2022

Government running 2 schemes for promotion of organic farming

The minister said financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh per cluster of 1,000 hectares for three years is provided for value addition and infrastructure creation.

published on : 29th March 2022

Complete support system for organic farmers in TN

Complete support system for organic farmers in State

published on : 20th March 2022

Tamil Nadu government rolls out Organic Farming Mission

Agriculture Minister MRK Panneerselvam said that works are on to increase yields and increase productivity by producing high yielding, drought tolerant and flood-resistant seeds for farmers.

published on : 19th March 2022

This TN couple dream of a green future

Despite facing natural calamities and new pest attacks every year, the couple do not throw in the towel. It is resolve that saves the crops. 

published on : 20th February 2022

Agri dept’s harvest a model for farmers to take up organic farming

Though paddy cultivation has been on the rise for the past three consecutive years, the area under traditional cultivation through organic farming continues to decline.

published on : 8th February 2022

Taking cue from Budget, MP government to carry out organic farming along Narmada river

The decision was taken at a meeting of ministers and top bureaucrats chaired by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Tirupati resident turns terrace into rooftop garden, inspiring story

Tirupati man converts terrace into rooftop garden; grows organic vegetables, leafy greens inspiring locals to follow his footsteps.

published on : 30th January 2022

Jharkhand farmers make the shift from chemical to organic fertilisers

Women farmers turn to natural substitutes for chemical fertilisers, thereby saving money and also getting better harvests, reports Mukesh Ranjan

published on : 2nd January 2022
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