New wheat variety helps farmers in a village in Maharashtra double their yield

  EJ News Network 2020-10-14 23:19:21

The newly developed common wheat or bread wheat, also called high yielding Aestivum, matures in 110 days and is resistant to most races of leaf and stem rust
IPFT developes Bio-Pesticide Formulation for insect control in seed spice crops as safe alternative to chemical pesticides

  EJ News Network 2020-10-09 22:45:36

This bio-pesticide may be used as a safer alternative to chemical pesticides to minimize pesticide residue problem. Besides, it may be used as key input for crop protection from insect pest in organic agriculture and Integrated Pest Management
The dream of “One Nation, One Market” will be fulfilled: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

  EJ News Network 2020-10-05 23:41:07

Agriculture based India has moved forward on the path of farmer welfare centric nation where farmers get respect for their hard work and fair price for their produce: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Australian Food and Grocery Council "export guide" helps farmers access booming Indonesian market

  EJ News Network 2020-09-28 22:46:52

The department has welcomed the launch of an Australian Food and Grocery Council export guide for Indonesia produced through the Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation (ATMAC) program
Government continues to procure Kharif 2020-21 crops at MSP from farmers as per its existing MSP Schemes

  EJ News Network 2020-09-28 20:57:44

Approval accorded for procurement of 13.77 LMT of Pulses and Oilseeds; 5637 MT Paddy at MSP of Rs 1868 per quintal
“Centralized Farm Machinery Performance Testing Portal” launched in the Public Domain

  EJ News Network 2020-09-24 22:56:55

Agricultural mechanization must suit the requirements of small and marginal farmers - Shri Narendra Singh Tomar
EPA and USDA Announce Competition to Advance Agricultural Sustainability in the United States

  EJNewsNetwork 2020-08-27 14:50:01

WASHINGTON (August 26, 2020) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the Next Gen Fertilizer Challenges, a joint EPA-USDA partnership and competition to advance agricultural sustainability in the United States.
Separate Farm to feed birds in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

  EJ News Network 2020-08-21 14:21:31

In Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu, farmers understand the importance of Environment and Bio-diversity and devise various techniques to balance the ecological system
India: Locust control operations completed in more than 5.63 lakh hectares area in 10 states

  EJ News Network 2020-08-19 22:02:02

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare: Starting from 11th April 2020 till 18th August 2020, locust control operations have been done in more than 5.63 lakh hectares area in 10 states Locust control operations carried out at 10 places in 5 districts of Rajasthan and 2 places in Kutch district of Gujarat yesterday
Availability of fertilizers in the country

  EJ News Network 2020-08-19 08:35:58

Shri Mandaviya holds meeting with State Agriculture Ministers on availability of fertilizers in the country; asserts no shortage
Irrigation Facility to Farmers

  EJ News Network 2020-08-16 05:44:33

Irrigation Facility to Farmers Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation:Posted On: 12 MAR 2020 4:30PM by PIB Delhi
India: Major Organic exporter of flax seeds, sesame, soybean, tea, medicinal plants, rice and pulses

  EJ News Network 2020-08-16 04:50:47

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare: 13 AUG 2020 Published by PIB Delhi India ranks first in number of organic farmers and ninth in terms of area under organic farming; Major organic exports from India are flax seeds, sesame, soybean, tea, medicinal plants, rice and pulses Organic e-commerce platform being strengthened for directly linking farmers with retail and bulk buyers.
8.54% increase in total kharif sowing area in comparison to last year.

  EJ News Network 2020-08-16 04:08:01

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare: 8.54% increase in total kharif sowing area in comparison to last year. Sowing area coverage of all kharif crops shows improvement.