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Agriculture Marketing Reforms

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 …

Blockbuster Times for the Indian Commodity Markets

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 …

Cold chain comes with a price

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 …

Climate Change and Agriculture

Climate Change and Agriculture

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

Aquaculture in India: An Outlook

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 …

Alternative Sources of  Income for Farmers

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 …

Warehousing, a sunrise sector for the country

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 …

Ploughing in the Cloud

Ploughing in the Cloud

Digital agriculture, still a nascent field, offers great potential not just for agribusinesses but also for agriculturists by offering information …

Bio-pesticides for sustainable crop production

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 …

Do you know some mangoes you eat are unhealthy?

Do you know some mangoes you eat ...

By Mihir Mohanta

(Mango is one of the nutritionally rich fruit with unique flavour and fragrance. But much of the health …