Himachal Pradesh aims to bring additional 30,000 acres of land under natural farming in FY24
He said that areas should also be identified where the people are willing to opt for natural farming on their own and work out a strategy to declare them a natural village or Panchayat.
Tripura tribal woman turns to fish farming for livelihood
Molsom, earlier a shifting cultivator, nowearns a livelihood for her five member family by fishing in the newly created waterbody.
CIWA develops women-friendly sustainable farming technology in Odisha
The system ensures dietary diversity and household nutritional security to the landless farm families.
Pomegranate over python: Tale of Andhra man's job switch from tech to farming
Software engineer switches career after father’s demise, earns lakhs in horticulture
Weather wreaks havoc for farmers in Punjab, U'khand, UP
Unseasonal rains, lightening kill livestock in many areas of U’khand; SDRF teams deployed
Uttarakhand’s mushroom girl
Divya Rawat’s success in mushroom farming has inspired scores of people to take to the vocation, writes Narendra Sethi
Agriculture budget: Tamil Nadu bets big on organic farming, millets, exports
The budget also aims to promote the state’s farm produce by securing GI tag, and increase the income of farmers through agroforestry.
Multiple initiatives to promote organic farming, but TN farmers want subsidy for chemical-free agriculture
A special scheme will be implemented to promote organic farming in the Nilgiris district over a period of five years at an outlay of Rs 50 crore.
Co-operatives on organic farming will raise farmers’ income: Shah
In his address, Shah said the work begun by (Prime Minister Narendra) Modi will not only double but many times increase the income of every farmer in the next 10 years.
Farmers stare at huge losses due to rain, hailstorm
According to the IMD data, the rain registered in wheat-growing regions ranged from 137 per cent to 10,000 per cent above the normal on March 18.
21-year-old engineer develops agro-farming sensor system to tackle farmers’ woes in AP
Elaborating on the technicalities of the project, Uday explained that all sensors were connected by developing Arduino integrated development environment (IDE) in Internet of Things.
Palnadu farmers turn to mulberry, reap huge profits
Over 300 ryots have switched to mulberry cultivation in the past couple of years
CM Stalin unveils policy to boost organic farming in Tamil Nadu
The policy will be reviewed after a period of five years. State-level and district-level committees will be formed to monitor the progress.
Tamil Nadu CM Stalin releases Organic Farming Policy aiming at chemical-free agriculture
The policy will come into effect from the date of issuance of the government order and will be reviewed after a period of five years.
Solutions in the soil
A digital platform called Outgrow was initiated in 2018-2019 to address farming issues through regenerative agriculture methods.
Meet the man who built Kalahandi Seed Bank
Manas Ranjan Sahu has so far preserved a staggering 1,756 varieties of indigenous seeds. Uma Shankar Kar visits his seed bank to learn more about Sahu’s unique collection
The guardian of green glories
The FarmGuru retreat led by Sesha Sai allows young minds to experience a day as a farmer in learning farmagriculture
Virudhunagar farmer wins recognition from IARI
According to the sources from IARI, Sivakumar is one among 36 farmers who were conferred with the Innovative Farmer recognition this year.
Natural farming products on sale in NTR collectorate
The stall was set up under the auspices of the District Agriculture Officer M Vijaya Bharathi and District Project Manager DMS Vijaya Kumari.
Padma Shri awards: Saviour of indigenous seeds bets big on millets
Sharma has been growing nine types of grains through organic farming.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test