Apr 05, 2016 01:12 PM The initiative aims at halting the migration of local farmers and hill people from the state for better job opportunities.
Sep 07, 2015 02:11 PM Experts have urged for tapping CSR funds for creating farmer oriented market linkages to make farming a profitable vocation.
Aug 12, 2015 04:20 PM
The TEEAL digital sets containing more than 5 lakh articles will prove to be a boon in areas with limited access to internet.
[Bangladesh] [South Asia] [Agri-technology] [Agriculture] [India]
Jun 22, 2015 01:41 PM
Building a conducing farming atmosphere is important for reducing a farmer’s dependency on the external factors, opined experts at a summit in New Delhi.
[Agri-business] [Indian Farmers] [Agriculture] [South Asia] [Farming]
Jun 20, 2015 01:00 AM
Experts at an agro summit in New Delhi called for bridging the information gap in the agricultural sector for enhancing farmers’ profits.
[Agri-business] [Agri-technology] [Agriculture] [South Asia] [Indian Government] [Indian Farmers]
Jun 18, 2015 09:15 PM
Experts representing different part of the world urge for localised solutions to fight the global challenge of climate change.
[India] [France] [South Asia] [Climate Change policy] [Global warming] [Environment]
May 29, 2015 01:00 AM
The mobile based services would be especially beneficial to the small and marginal farmers living on the edge of poverty, says the report.
[Mobile technology] [Agriculture] [South Asia] [Mobile phones]
May 28, 2015 03:26 PM The Asia-Pacific region has achieved the Millennium Development Goals’ hunger target (MDG-1c) of halving the proportion of undernourished people in 2015.
May 27, 2015 03:30 PM Foodgrain productivity must rise from 2 tons per hectare to 3 tons per hectare, said the Indian Prime Minister, Narendera Modi.
May 02, 2015 01:00 AM According to experts, farming has become a woman’s domain in India as male members of the family do not find it rewarding enough.
Apr 29, 2015 04:03 PM The apex body would act as a development catalyst and monitoring centre for food and agriculture sector.
Nov 21, 2014 04:40 PM A reduced wet season rainfall could impact subsistence agriculture in these countries.
Nov 18, 2014 12:20 PM India’s Minister for Labour & Employment Bandaru Dattatreya exhorted scientists to visit at least a village once in a week.
Nov 03, 2014 07:15 PM Hidden hunger is a form of under-nutrition that occurs when intake and absorption of essential nutrients is too low to sustain good health.
Oct 30, 2014 03:46 PM Afghanistan has also shown keen interest for sharing India’s experience in respect of climate change.
Oct 20, 2014 03:30 PM Sri Lanka is aiming to become self-sufficient in liquid milk by the year 2016.
Sep 30, 2014 11:41 AM Greenpeace had been engaging with the tea companies to commit to adopt an approach that will ensure pesticide free tea for the consumers.