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New study to help develop salt-tolerant plants

In the new study, a joint team of researchers have sequenced the genome and analyzed the salinity tolerance genes of Avicennia marina, an extremely salt-tolerant mangrove specie...........................

Study establishes relevance of traditional knowledge for agricultural sustainability

It was conducted in Kachchh in Western India, which is a typical representative of allied arid and semi-arid tropics that are prone to various natural threats and stressors like drought, salinity, and erratic rainfall pattern...............

Corteva Agriscience establishes an ecosystem of FPOs to help women farmers...

Aims to improve livelihoods through market-oriented interventions and a focus on self-reliant agri-entrepreneurship........................

IPGA Knowledge Series Webinar on Lentils brings forth deep insights

As per experts, If the domestic production of Lentils does reach 1.60 million tons, then domestic prices expected to remain around the MSP of Rs. 51,000 per metric ton with a minor fluctuation................

India Pulses & Grains Association hosts webinar on Kharif Crop Outlook...

While Dr. S K Malhotra, Agriculture Commissioner says that they expect to break the 2017-18 pulses production record this year, Dr. Makarand Kulkarni of Skymet Weather Services warns of a possible delayed monsoon withdrawal.............

IPGA Knowledge Series to hold ‘The Kharif Crop Outlook’ webinar on...

To be held at 5 pm on Friday, September 18, 2020, this focused discussion will cover key aspects such as sowing, weather impact, the impact of monsoon this season, expected production, demand and supply, as well as price outlook for Kharif pulses viz., Urad, Moong, and Tur.......................

Govt encourages farmers to adopt crop residue management technologies

Over 1000 farmers attended the National Conference on Crop Residue Management held in New Delhi on 9th September. A Multilingual Mobile App for the farmers to avail the custom hiring services was also launched at the event..................

Operation Greens launched to stablize top crop prices

Operation Greens was announced in the Budget speech of 2018-19 with an outlay of Rs 500 crores to stabilize the supply of Tomato, Onion and Potato (TOP) crops and to ensure their availability throughout the country round the year without price volatility...…………..

Farmers to get subsidy on crop residue management machinery

Crop residue management in the field helps soil become more fertile thereby resulting in savings of Rs 2000/hectare from the farmer’s manure cost...................

Crop insurance claims under PMFBY on increase in last two years

As per the estimated figures quoted by the agriculture ministry, lot many farmers have benerfiited from the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) that provides the insurance coverage to various crops in wake of natural calamities..................