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Friday, December 13, 2019

Ministry of agriculture

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 …

Adoption of Integrated Organic Farming System by States

Adoption of Integrated Organic Farming System by ...

New Delhi: The ICAR-Indian Institute of Farming Systems Research, Modipuram has developed One acre Integrated Organic Farming System (IOFS) models …

Zero Budget Natural Farming

Zero Budget Natural Farming

New Delhi: The ICAR-Indian Institute of Farming Systems Research initiated a study on Evaluation of Zero Budget Natural Farming practices …

International Conference on Soil and Water Resources Management for Climate Smart Agriculture and Global Food & Livelihood Security begins in New Delhi

International Conference on Soil and Water Resources ...

New Delhi: Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR) inaugurated the five day-long “International Conference on Soil and …

Union Ministry for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare adopts several steps to tackle Stubble burning

Union Ministry for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare ...

New Delhi: Union Ministry for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare has adopted several measures to tackle Stubble burning incidents. As per …