Dr. Lakshmi Unnithan

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High Income Generating, Edible Aquatic plant: Neptunia Oleracea/Water Mimosa

High Income Generating, Edible Aquatic plant: Neptunia Oleracea/Water Mimosa

Wild Edible Plants play a significant role in daily diet and also for treatment of various diseases. These plants and their uses need to be exploited to be able to be cultivated by…

Kerala Jaiva Karshaka Smithi  at Organic Mahotsav

Kerala Jaiva Karshaka Smithi at Organic Mahotsav

Kerala Jaiva Karshaka Smithi (Kerala Organic Farmers Association) is a voluntary organisation that has been working in the state since 25 years on Organic Farming. Their programs f…

Organic Mahotsav’s Organic Success: Inspiring Stories from Udaipur

Organic Mahotsav’s Organic Success: Inspiring Stories from Udaipur

Organic Farming is a revolution, which emphasises Clean Food on the principles of Sustainable Agriculture. The senior most members of India’s organic farming community set up the O…

Organic Mahotsav -  Day 3 of Event at Udaipur

Organic Mahotsav - Day 3 of Event at Udaipur

Organic Mahotsav 2019 is the 7th in series of the popular biennial conventions held by the Organic Farming Association of India. The event is being held in Udaipur (Rajasthan) at S…

Organic Mahotsav 2019 -  Day 2 of Event at Udaipur

Organic Mahotsav 2019 - Day 2 of Event at Udaipur

Organic Mahotsav 2019 is the 7th in series of the popular biennial conventions held by the Organic Farming Association of India. The event is being held in Udaipur (Rajasthan) at S…

Obituary: Larry Korn – Instilling Inspiration

Obituary: Larry Korn – Instilling Inspiration

Different pioneers practiced and propagated Sustainability principles around the world and many methods of natural and agro ecological farming systems way back in the 1950;’s onwar…

Thumboor Paddy  Collective Farmers in Dilemma

Thumboor Paddy Collective Farmers in Dilemma

Isn’t too hard to believe for the poor farmers to wake up and see their painstaking efforts in feeding the world lose out to some fault in systems.This is at a point when doubling…

Novel Benign and Sustainable Adjuvants for Crop Protection Solutions

Novel Benign and Sustainable Adjuvants for Crop Protection Solutions

Adjuvants are of increasing importance in conventional pesticides says Rene Haensel (Global Head-R and D, Evonik Industries Pvt Ltd). Rene was speaking on the Novel Benign and Sust…

Microbes in Sustainable Agriculture

Microbes in Sustainable Agriculture

Biologicals are here to stay says Ms. Sandeepa Kanitkar, Founder and CMD of Kan Biosys, Pune. Sandeepa was presenting her paper at the 14th International Crop Science Conference &…

Liquid Sea Weed Plant Biostimulant (LDPB)

Liquid Sea Weed Plant Biostimulant (LDPB)

14th International Crop Science Conference & Exhibition (ICSCE) is India's biggest and most exclusive event on Agri inputs. The conference is organized by the Pesticides Manufactur…

Organic Mahotsav 2019: First Day Event

Organic Mahotsav 2019: First Day Event

Organic Mahotsav 2019 is the 7th in series of the popular biennial conventions held by the Organic Farming Association of India. The event is being held in Udaipur (Rajasthan) at S…

Organic Cultivation in India : Area, Export Facts and Figures

Organic Cultivation in India : Area, Export Facts and Figures

Speaking on the occasion of Biofach 2019, inauguration Mr. Paban K Borthakur, Chairman,revealed facts and figures with respect to the Organic Cultivation area and Exports .As on 31…

The Super Food: Fox Nuts/Makhana

The Super Food: Fox Nuts/Makhana

Makhana (Eurayle ferox) culture is extensively carried out at Harishchandrapur Block in Malda district. This is the harvesting season and the farmers have a busy time now, shares t…

Organic Mahotsav Seeking Donation !!

Organic Mahotsav Seeking Donation !!

Aren’t you excited about knowing more about Safe Food and meeting our dearest farmers who are a part of this organic journey. Register and listen to their stories and be a part of…

OFAI at Farmers Market - 11th Edition of BIOFACH INDIA

OFAI at Farmers Market - 11th Edition of BIOFACH INDIA

OFAI at the 11th edition of BIOFACH INDIA, the only organic platform in India to connect and network with your target audience is scheduled to be held from 7 – 9 November, 2019 at…

Organic Mahotsav 2019 – Seeking Featured Sponsorships

Organic Mahotsav 2019 – Seeking Featured Sponsorships

Agriculture World is extremely happy being a Media Partner for the biggest event 'Organic Mahotsav 2019' to be held in Udaipur from Nov 29-Dec 1, under the auspices of OFAI, the bi…

Krishi Jagran & Agriculture World Join Hands With OFAI for Organic Mahotsav 2019

Krishi Jagran & Agriculture World Join Hands With OFAI for Organic Mahotsav 2019

Krishi Jagran (India’s largest Rural Network) and Agriculture World (the Pulse of Global Agriculture) Join hands with OFAI (the largest Network of Organic Farmers in India) to brin…

Alternative to Plastics: Giant Leaf of Macaranga Nicobarica

Alternative to Plastics: Giant Leaf of Macaranga Nicobarica

Aren’t we hurriedly looking for options in finding out alternatives to the polypropylene bags that are flooding in market this Diwali. The Indian Council of Agricultural Researc…

Awareness Programme for Farmers on Judicious Use of Fertilizers at ICAR

Awareness Programme for Farmers on Judicious Use of Fertilizers at ICAR

Imbalanced and Excessive use of Fertilizers for increased productivity has created a lot of issues which at present has resulted in deteriorated soil health, health hazard, envir…

Farmer Producer Organisation: The Need of the Moment

Farmer Producer Organisation: The Need of the Moment

The inaugural edition of Samunnati and The Economic Times Farmer Producer Organizations Summit & Awards held in New Delhi, October 18, 2019, saw a conglomeration of farmers and FPO…

The Imphal Seed Declaration

The Imphal Seed Declaration

National Indigenous Seed Festival 2019 was held at the Central Agricultural University (CAU) campus, Imphal. Seed Savers and farmer groups from several states participated in the t…

National Workshop on Nutri Cereals at Krushi Bhawan, BBSR, Odisha

National Workshop on Nutri Cereals at Krushi Bhawan, BBSR, Odisha

On World Food Day i.e. 16th October, a National Workshop on Nutri Cereals is being held at Krushibhawan, BBSR, Odisha. ICRISAT partners with its research capabilities says Mr. Arab…

MILLETS: An Effective Tool Against Malnutrition

MILLETS: An Effective Tool Against Malnutrition

Green revolution and the journey to food security for the masses created new challenges for farmers on the future of food and agriculture in India. Challenges ranges from malnutrit…

Deliberating Ways on Boosting EU -India Trade in Agri-food Products

Deliberating Ways on Boosting EU -India Trade in Agri-food Products

European Union and India are the world’s biggest democracies and economies. The EU is in a prime position when it comes to global trade. Both India and EU have vast domestic market…

‘The Super Aquatic Foods’

‘The Super Aquatic Foods’

Festival times are in and so are the Chestnut flours (Singhada), Makhana and many other superfoods. Superfoods help in Sustaining Future Food Security and Rural Livelihood support…

Vasantham; A Visual Poetry in Mud and Bamboo

Vasantham; A Visual Poetry in Mud and Bamboo

Land is already under growing human pressure and climate change is adding to these pressures. At the same time, keeping global warming below 2ºC can be achieved only by reducing gr…

Stubble Burning Stories from Punjab in 2019; 62 Cases Reported So Far

Stubble Burning Stories from Punjab in 2019; 62 Cases Reported So Far

28,000 Costly Machines being forced on farmers for in-situ management of paddy straw, Is it worth giving huge subsidies, are these machines of good Quality? Wasn’t it apt to provid…

A Global Need for Exploiting Huge Potential of Marine Fisheries to Help Tackle Nutrient Deficiencies

A Global Need for Exploiting Huge Potential of Marine Fisheries to Help Tackle Nutrient Deficiencies

According to World Data the total number of individuals across the globe who are defined as undernourished is based on the definitions of insufficient caloric intake. As you see th…

India and Serbia to Explore Import –Export Fruit Market Potential

India and Serbia to Explore Import –Export Fruit Market Potential

India and Serbia have traditionally enjoyed deep friendship and they are still pondering to deepen the relations with respect to the economic development. Delegates from the Minist…

Aquaculture Start up ‘Aquaconnect’ from Chennai Raises $1.1M Seed Round from Omnivore & HATCH

Aquaculture Start up ‘Aquaconnect’ from Chennai Raises $1.1M Seed Round from Omnivore & HATCH

Chennai startup Aquaconnect has raised seed funding of $1.1 million led by Omnivore and HATCH. It has a network of over 3,000 shrimp farmers across India and Indonesia. Aquaconnect…

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