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Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants farmers to slash use of urea

PM Modi also released 17,000 crore to the bank accounts of 85 million farmers as the next instalment of the PM-Kisan scheme vai videoconferencing. With this, the scheme h

The Economic Times 10 Aug 2020 4:28 am

Agriculture ministry issues alert on suspicious seed parcels, possibly of Chinese origin

The agriculture ministry has issued an alert about suspicious seed parcels after reports of such unsolicited packets of suspected Chinese origin reaching people in USA an

The Economic Times 8 Aug 2020 4:48 am

USDA announces changes to emergency haying and grazing provisions

Byline: Jodi Henke WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2020 The U.S. Department of Agricultures (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) today announced changes for emergency haying and grazing

Successful Farming 8 Aug 2020 12:00 am

Canada's last fully intact Arctic ice shelf collapses

The Times of India 7 Aug 2020 10:06 am

Real-time monitoring of Rs 1 lakh crore Agriculture Infrastructure fund in works

The scheme, operational for 10 years, will be reviewed by the Department of Expenditure for evaluation and mid-course correction if required, said a senior agriculture de

The Economic Times 4 Aug 2020 4:11 am

Govt to spend 11.85 crore for funding 112 agri start-ups this year: Tomar

The funds will be given to the start-ups selected by different knowledge partners.

The Hindu 31 Jul 2020 3:44 pm

Virtual fair available for 4-H members

Byline: Lisa Foust Prater Kids across the country faced disappointment this summer as county and state fairs were cancelled due to COVID-19. Many 4-H projects were alread

Successful Farming 31 Jul 2020 12:07 am

The super beast of a tractor

TractorZoom.com Byline: Ryan Roossinck I feel like it's been ages since I've written an Interesting Iron having traveledback home to Michigan, working on a new product we

Successful Farming 30 Jul 2020 9:06 pm

Can sugar beet make sugar production in India sustainable

Growing sugarcane, especially in Maharashtra, is not sustainable any longer, because of severely depleted groundwater levels along the state’s sugarcane belt

DowntoEarth 30 Jul 2020 4:52 pm

Record procurement of rice, wheat in 2019-20 season

Higher procurement normally creates storage problems but free distribution of grains under the PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana (PMGKY) created enough space. Under the scheme,

The Economic Times 29 Jul 2020 11:33 pm

Habitat loss sparks cascade of ecosystem damage: Study

The Times of India 29 Jul 2020 10:07 pm

Free online course helps combat rural stress

Byline: Lisa Foust Prater These are stressful times for everyone, and it's important that we all pay attention to those around us and recognize signs that they may need h

Successful Farming 29 Jul 2020 9:47 pm

Estimated 3 billion animals affected by Australia bushfires: Study

Nearly three billion animals were killed or displaced by Australia's unprecedented 2019-20 wildfires in one of the worst wildlife disasters in modern history, according t

The Times of India 28 Jul 2020 2:06 pm

Half of Bangladesh affected by devastating floods, 119 dead

The Times of India 27 Jul 2020 5:55 pm

Centre to convert ravines of Chambal region into arable land with World Bank support: Tomar

He further said the project will not only help in improving agricultural development and environment but will also create employment opportunities and lead to substantive

The Economic Times 26 Jul 2020 3:35 pm

Turtle released to sea after months of recovering

The Times of India 25 Jul 2020 6:06 pm