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Monday, November 19, 2018

Agriculture Marketing Reforms

Gokul Patnaik In the light of Modi Government’s resolve to double the farmers’ income by 2022, there is a growing consensus on the urgent need...

Blockbuster Times for the Indian Commodity Markets

Sujay Subhash Valanju A buoyant market sentiment would bolster up happiness index of the entire commodity value chain, ranging right from marginal smallholder farmer to...

Cold chain comes with a price

An efficient cold chain system in the country for fruit and vegetables is possible only when it is viable. And it will come at...

Climate Change and Agriculture

In this write up, Dr M A Haque discusses what is climate change and the various factors responsible for it. He then goes on...

Aquaculture in India: An Outlook

Introduction Fisheries sector in India has witnessed a remarkable growth over the years, supporting the Indian economy significantly. Fish production since independence has shown...

Alternative Sources of Income for Farmers

Livestock sector is an important sub-sector of the agriculture of Indian economy as it forms an important livelihood activity for most of the farmers...

Warehousing, a sunrise sector for the country

  By N.C. Joshi Warehousing plays a very vital role in the economic activities of any country. It ensures smooth flow of goods and commodities across...

Ploughing in the Cloud

Digital agriculture, still a nascent field, offers great potential not just for agribusinesses but also for agriculturists by offering information in real time on...

Bio-pesticides for sustainable crop production

Plant parasitic nematodes are one of the major biotic constraints in horticultural crops causing a yield loss of 15-20% under field conditions which can...

Do you know some mangoes you eat are unhealthy?

By Mihir Mohanta (Mango is one of the nutritionally rich fruit with unique flavour and fragrance. But much of the health benefits of mango depend...

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