farming

Centre to support Odisha in natural farming: Tomar

The Union Minister expressed his happiness that Odisha is among the leading states moving in this direction.

published on : 16th 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

Forest department to market organic turmeric from tribal hamlets of Kerala's Pathanamthitta

In a bid to save tribals from exploitation by the middlemen and provide them with the deserving price for their hard work, the forest department has come forward to market their turmeric.

published on : 9th May 2022

Rooted to agriculture,  youtube channel ‘E-farming Odisha becomes  1-stop solution for crop issues

The app has a voice calling facility and is Google Maps-enabled to help buyers pick up local produce from the farmer's doorsteps.

published on : 8th May 2022

5 lakh baby prawns worth Rs 4 lakh seized in Bhitarkanika

We released all the seized baby  prawns in the nearby river Patsala,” said Manas Das, Forest range officer of the park. 

published on : 4th 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

Going off-grid

The more you travel, the more you learn about different communities is the travel motto of many. But not everyone gets down to actually doing it.

published on : 3rd 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

CM Jagan Mohan Reddy calls for national natural farming policy 

Seeks weightage in Fin panel recommendations to States which are implementing natural farming in larger areas

published on : 26th April 2022

Yogi Adityanath seeks increase in incentives for natural farming

He demanded that the Centre should raise the incentive for natural farming to Rs 31,000 per hectare besides making a budget allocation for carrying out branding and marketing of the produce.

published on : 25th April 2022

Arunachal minister urges people to take up farming to make state self-sufficient

The minister said that the Arunachal Pradesh government under Chief Minister Pema Khandu is promoting agriculture and horticulture and urged all Arunachalees to take benefit of it.

published on : 17th April 2022

Meet Jagadeesh Reddy: Andhra farmer scripting success without use of chemicals

Yanamala Jagadeesh Reddy, hailing from Danduvaripalle in Bangarupalem mandal cultivates paddy, mango, millets in 20 acres without using chemicals.

published on : 10th April 2022

Andhra Pradesh governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan releases audio, video songs of film on farming

He welcomed the decision of the State government to bring out a policy document on organic farming as it is the way forward to address the climate change.

published on : 10th April 2022

Abandoned coal mines in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh now haven for fish farming 

Local residents in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh have been creating opportunities for themselves by introducing fish farming in abandoned coal mines of the Central Coal Fields Limited (CCL).

published on : 4th April 2022
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