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  • Govt must support FPCs

    05-11-2018 21:59:00

    Farmer Producer Companies can lift farm incomes through cost reduction, value-addition and efficient marketing

  • Revamp state agri extension agencies

    08-10-2018 23:15:00

    Krishi Vigyan Kendras are transforming agricultural extension and the learnings must be applied at the state level

  • Engaging youth in agriculture

    10-09-2018 21:38:00

    They are more energetic, productive and receptive to new ideas and advanced technologies

  • The menace of land erosion

    13-08-2018 21:19:00

    Soil is virtually a non-renewable natural resource that needs to be guarded at all costs

  • 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