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Ministry of agriculture

Aadhaar enabled fertilizer distribution system

Aadhaar enabled fertilizer distribution system

New Delhi: During the year 2016-17, Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) system of fertilizer subsidy was introduced on pilot basis in …

Assistance To Female Farmers

Assistance To Female Farmers

New Delhi: The Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Rural Development is implementing Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana (MKSP) to empower …

Total value of organic products exported from India is Rs 5150.99 crore in 2018-19: Shri Narendra Singh Tomar

Total value of organic products exported from ...

New Delhi: Government of India has been promoting Organic farming in the country through dedicated schemes namely Paramparagat Krishi Vikas …

Sufficient speed of internet connectivity is provided to e-NAM mandis: Union Agriculture Minister

Sufficient speed of internet connectivity is provided ...

New Delhi: As per the response received from the States, National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) platform is working properly and sufficient …

Promotion of e-agriculture

Promotion of e-agriculture

For promotion of technology in agriculture sector, following initiatives have been taken:

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has …

Unequal use of fertilizers and pesticides

Unequal use of fertilizers and pesticides

New Delhi: Pesticide use depends on several factors like area under cultivation, type of crop, crop intensity, agro climatic conditions, …

Setting up of a committee to re-examine NPF

Setting up of a committee to re-examine ...

New Delhi: There is no such proposal under consideration to set up an expert committee to re-examine the National Policy …

Certifying Agency for Organic Foodgrains

Certifying Agency for Organic Foodgrains

New Delhi: Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is the food regulator in the country and is responsible …

Damage to crops due to Heavy Rains and Floods

Damage to crops due to Heavy Rains ...

New Delhi: The Government of India has constituted IMCTs for 15 States viz. Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, Bihar, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, …

Use of Modern Technology for Assessing Damage to Crops

Use of Modern Technology for Assessing Damage ...

New Delhi: The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, through Mahalanobis National Crop Forecast Centre (MNCFC) had carried out …