Dr. Sangeeta Soi

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Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana

Agriculture production and farm incomes in India are frequently affected by natural disasters such as droughts, floods, cyclones, storms, landslides, earthquakes etc. Susceptibilit…

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Grameen Ambulance - Aryabhatt Institute of Technology, Karnal

Ambulance, as it is known to us to transport patients to hospitals, is in service since 1487 first used by SPANISH. Thereafter, due to the good advancement of technology a few mode…

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MSP for Kharif crops to be announced next week

Prime Minister in his announcement on Friday said that farmers demand for the increase in MSP will be announced next week. MSP for 2018-19 would be 50 percent more than the current…

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Crop loan of Rs 10000 to all distressed farmers

The national banks performance is a cause of serious concern. Unless national banks double their efforts in the next two weeks, it would be impossible to meet the target of 95 per…

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Tree plantation drive at Rajghat and Smritisthal

In a significant decision taken last week in a meeting chaired by Sh. Hardeep Puri, MoS(I/C), Housing and Urban Affairs it was decided that the NBCC/CPWD will re-work the design an…

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Green Revolution — ‘Krishonnati Yojana’

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the Umbrella Scheme, "Green Revolution – Krishonnati Yojana"…

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Decontrol of Molasses –Plead by UP Sugar Mills

Despite market glut and record sugar production translating in record molasses production and unsold inventory, molasses is a highly regulated commodity in UP. For relevant new:…

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MSP hike – from dreams to reality

The MSP for Rs 200 will raise common variety paddy, the most important Kharif crop, over last year’s Rs 1,550 per quintal, said the government. That works out a 13 percent increase…

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Agriculture in J&K – Information from ministry

As per the quote of agriculture minister Jammu and Kashmir has increased the production of some important crops since last few years like paddy, maize, vegetables and saffron. For…

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Millet, highest in MSP

The new MSP announced on Wednesday is on only Kharif crop for kharif marketing season beginning in 14 kharif (summer-sown) crops for the 2018-19 marketing season for October month.…

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Fall in tea production-Prices rise

Owing to rainfall, tea production in Assam has declined and thus leads to rise in prices. Tea production in Assam, which accounts for over 50 per cent of the annual production i…

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M & M – “The festival of Mango”

With the arrival of monsoon what come in mind is the pleasant, cool, breezy showers and it would be an amazing delight if added with a colourful juicy, sweet sometimes tangy taste…

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Status of Kharif crops sowing

The total sown area as on 6th July, 2018, as per reports received from States, stands at 333.76 lakh hectares as compared to 388.89 lakh hectares at this time last year.

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Gm crop- A voice against oppositions

Richard J.Roberts, the 1993 Nobel laureate for Medicine is willing to go to great lengths to get backers for his case. Richard the atheist has turned to Roberts is also faith in an…

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IFFCO partners with South Korean firm

IFFCO is large-scale fertiliser cooperative federation in India, which is registered as Multistate Cooperative Society. It is one of India’s biggest cooperative society that is who…

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International Workshop on “Antimicrobial Resistance and Strategies for its Mitigation”

A four days International Workshop Focusing on “Antimicrobial Resistance and Strategies for its Mitigation” was inaugurated by S. Balbir Singh Sidhu, Cabinet Minister, Animal Husba…

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Union Minister shri Arun Jaitley calls for cooperative federalism in agriculture sector

Applauding NABARD’s initiatives in promotion of Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) in line with Centre’s call for doubling farmers’ income by 2022, Union Minister Shri ArunJaitle…

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Tree of 40 fruits

The Tree of 40 fruit" is Van Aken's creation, a single tree that can produce 40 different stone fruits, or fruit with pits, including peaches, apricots, plums, cherries and nectari…

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Tomato can cause allergy

Have you ever heard of tomatoes causing allergies.We generally consume tomatoes for its nutritive value but according to new finding, According to a recent study, tomatoes (Solanum…

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90th ICAR Foundation Day and ICAR Award Ceremony

On 16th July 2018, New Delhi,Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, while addressing the 90th ICAR Foundation Day and ICAR Award Ceremony said the…

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Haryana farmer will post MSP hike of 6k-18K

than the farming in Haryana is the most risk-free farming in the country. Elaborating, he said that the State Government has given compensation of about Rs 491 crore to farmers und…

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21,222 crore package for Vidharbh and Marathwada regions by Maharashtra government

The BJP-led Maharashtra government on Saturday announced a special package of Rs 212.22 billion for the backward regions of Vidarbha, Marathwada and North Maharashtra in the state.…

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Developmental path of Indian Agriculture

This information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Shri. Parshottam Rupala yesterday in Rajya Sabha, that the Government is aim…

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New products by Insecticide India

Agro-chemical firm Insecticides India today said it has launched new products for cost effective control against pests and diseases for farmers in Punjab. The products will help f…

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Block level Agri advisory by IMD

Growing uncertainties of weather and climate pose a major threat to food security of the country and thus warrant for farmers empowerment of informed decision in agricultural risk…

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45 kg Urea bags

Urea, the commonly used and highly subsidised fertiliser, will be sold in the market in a 45-kg bag instead of 50-kg from this month, a move aimed to cut its consumption and promot…

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Medicinal Plant Garden established on Van Mahaotsav at Veterinary University by Ministry of AYUSH

To accomplish the objective of Green India Campaign, a plantation drive (Van Mahaotsav) was carried today at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana.

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Plantable Rakhi

Today, India is the second biggest producer of cotton globally. The East Asian region is the birthplace of two different species of cotton. Yet, more than 95% of the cotton grown h…

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Dr. Nanda dedicates achievements of institute to the whole Varsity family

'Sanman Smarpan Samaroh' was organized at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, (GADVASU) Ludhiana to dedicate the achievements of the institute to the whole fami…

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Flood resistant rice varieties in 19 Assam districts

This is for the first time that the two flood-resistant varieties are being tested on a major scale. The two varieties were notified in March this year. Swarna Sub-1 variety was in…

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Cumin will break price records this year

Ncdex, National Commodity and derivative exchange has told that the August future prices of cumin is going to rise by 25% in 2 months which can reach upto be 201.95 Rs on Tuesday.…

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Dr. Y.S.R Horticulture University ranked best by ICAR.

ICAR has ranked Dr. Y.S.R. horticulture University as the top agriculture university in Andhra Pradesh. Vice Chancellor of the university A.P. Chiranjeev Chowdary told The Hindu th…

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Kharif plantation 2018- A report

Summary: Typically, kharif plantation covers 106 million hectares area every year between June to September.According to our latest reports already 81% area has been covered . Sout…

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Himachal Apple Crisis might hurt customer’s pocket

Jammu and Kashmir being the largest producer of Indian apple will produce 17 lakh tonnes of apple this year which will incombat the supply from Himachal Paradesh. Senior officer fr…

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At the ramparts of JNU: Mission 2022, Empowering New Rural India

Keeping these emerging issues at present time relevant to sustainable development and empowerment of rural India, RASSA is now organising one day ‘National Conference on Rural Empo…

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ASSOCHAM awards Dhanuka Agritech with ‘Water Management Excellence Award’ 2018

Awarded under the category- Excellence in the field of water education and awareness The company celebrates World Water Week every year for promoting water sustenance

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Dhanuka Agritech Ltd. organizes “Krishak Goshthi” to promote PM’s vision of Doubling Farmer’s Income by 2022

New Delhi, July 10, 2018: Dhanuka Agritech Limited, India’s leading agrochemicals company, organized a ‘Krishak Goshthi’ in Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh. The meet highlighted variou…

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Kolar Biogas Project

Myclimate and its local partner SKG Sangha are contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and to less degradation of the forest. The carbon offset project “Kolar Bio…

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A Restaurant which fetches its veggies from rooftop

Businesswomen from Brunswick has planned rooftop aquaponics greenhouse to supply restaurants. The fruit of their labor is visible in a structure behind Tao Yuan on Pleasant Street,…

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Delhi Milk Scheme in loss

According to the bid document , the agriculture ministry intends to hand over the operations and management of DMS to a profitable and professionally run cooperative dairy federati…

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Delay in cotton crop this season

Due to strict orders by the government, ban on the availability of seeds has been done for cotton and that’s the reason why crop sowing is delayed and its availability to the marke…

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Apple production & details

Agriculture is the main occupation of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. About 70% of total population of state depends directly or indirectly on agriculture. Apple and walnut are th…

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Earn 3 lakh in three months by Tulsi farming

Basil or sacred Tulsi is an excellent shrub and known as “queen of herbs” belongs to the family of “Lamiacea”. This plant has been cultivated for centuries in India for multiple u…

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Flaxseed: A Powerful Food Ingredient

Abstract: Flax (Linum usitatissimum) has been used for centuries as a source for oil extraction. In recent years it has attracted considerable interest as a result of studies which…

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Seeds of all varieties-The seed bank

A bank for seeds as ever been heard of! Yes. Here we are talking about seed bank to secure the future of Indian Agriculture. For similar inf.: http://www.krishijagran.com/news/env…

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Rashtriya Gokul Mission : Explained

Rashtriya Gokul Mission was launched in December 2014 for the development and conservation of indigenous bovine breeds for enhancing milk production and productivity through the i…

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Sikkim: Leader in Organic

India has already enjoyed four decades of post Green Revolution, with higher farm productivity stemming from the use of fertilizers and high-yielding seeds. Out this has brought…

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Herbal Antibiotic

Herbal healers to ward off colds and flu, clear infections have long used herbal antibiotics and speed wound healing. Now, they may be moving back into the mainstream as an alterna…

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Garlic- Health benefits

Revered in Egypt for its medicinal qualities, and prized in Italian, Asian, and Indian cooking, garlic has been called “the stinking rose” for good reason. Closely related to the o…

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Don’t mind, If your plant goes out for a little walk

Hexa, developed by the Beijing-based Vincross, is a six-legged bot with 19 servos, infrared and 720p cameras, a customizable Linux-based OS, and big ambitions—the company's home pa…

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