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  • New direction for the ship of the desert

    03-07-2018 06:00:00

    Its demand as a draught animal for transportation and farm work in arid areas is waning but rearing camels, primarily as a productive milch animal, has immense potential

  • Making India trans fats-free

    05-06-2018 06:17:00

    The health objectives of the move would only be partially served till the unorganised sector is brought into the loop

  • Millets' day in the sun

    08-05-2018 05:55:00

    The cereal can help alleviate malnutrition and improve public health

  • Reviving rural youth's interest in agriculture

    10-04-2018 05:55:00

    They need conveniently usable technologies that ensure higher productivity and income, at reduced cost

  • Is your fresh fish really fresh?

    13-03-2018 05:58:00

    Food inspectors, regulators and even health-conscious consumers would soon be in a position to find out if the fish available in the market is free of contaminants

  • A case for integrated farm management

    13-02-2018 05:56:00

    The kind of mixed farming that is followed today does not qualify as integrated farming which requires inter-linking of different components for mutual benefit

  • What ails Namami Gange project

    01-01-2018 22:30:00

    Hassle-free and affordable sewage treatment technology is the need of the hour to restore Ganga water's pristine quality

  • Cut down post-harvest crop losses

    04-12-2017 22:40:00

    It is perhaps not too late even now to amend the Food Security Act, 2013, to impose some well-judged curbs on food wastage

  • Time to stamp out gender disparity

    06-11-2017 22:40:00

    Women's share of farm work is over 50 per cent, yet they are paid much less than their male counterparts

  • Road map for agri-solar farms

    09-10-2017 22:40:00

    Solar energy entrepreneurs must be encouraged to join hands with farmers

  • Rewards of the stingless bee

    11-09-2017 22:40:00

    Promotion of meliponiculture has to be shouldered by state agri departments

  • Teething troubles for start-ups

    31-07-2017 22:40:00

    Agri-enterprises are finding it hard to expand due to lack of commercial guidance

  • Cracking the coconut commerce puzzle

    11-07-2017 22:40:00

    Value addition is one of the chief requirements for coconut to become a commercially lucrative crop

  • A means to fight hidden hunger

    05-06-2017 22:40:00

    Biofortification alters the genetics of plants to make their output healthier

  • Pulses demand policy change

    08-05-2017 22:40:00

    Last year's robust output of 22.14 million tonnes may be difficult to sustain