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Assam CM Hands Out Instructions For Procuring 10 Lakh MT Of Paddy

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Biswa Sarma, who held a meeting with various stakeholders, directed the agencies to open more paddy procurement centres.

NCDC, NPC Ink Pact To Promote Productivity, Innovation For ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’

Jan 06, 2022

The pact has been signed between NCDC (National Cooperative Development Corporation) and NPC (National Productivity Council) to promote productivity and innovation in agriculture.


Sonowal tasks experts with feasibility report on organic farming in NE

He also stressed on the need for promoting sustainable farming by combining traditional practices with modern technology, an official statement said.

Jammu And Kashmir: Administration Approves Agri Land Use To Non-Agri Purposes

Dec 17, 2021 PTI

Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Council under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, approved the regulations framed by the board of revenue for conversion of agricultural land for non-agricultural purposes.


Farm Laws Repealed. Here Is Why Small Businesses In Agri Sector Were Worried

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the three laws were for the benefit of farmers but 'we couldn't convince a section of farmers despite best efforts.'

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05 October, 2021

How You Can Take Part In Celebrating World Cotton Day

Outlook Web Bureau

On World Cotton Day, stakeholders from the global cotton community come together to speak on the many benefits of cotton.


01 October, 2021

And Now… A Greenhouse For Your Living Room Table

Outlook Web Bureau

The product is equipped with a built-in display that offers a step-by-step growing guide and real-time data monitoring


18 September, 2021

Vertical Farming World Congress From Monday: This Is How You Can Join Online

Outlook Web Bureau

Increasing population, growing urbanization, diminishing farmlands, demand for locally grown food may require capital intensive vertical farms in and around major metro cities


16 September, 2021

New Technologies & Modernisation Of Agriculture Sector

Outlook Web Bureau

Due to the increasing global food demand, growers must adopt better ways for growing to maximize their yield: Report


10 September, 2021

From Fishing To Fish Farming: Future of Fish

Tarun Shridhar

Aquaculture shall have to hold on and consolidate upon its growth to keep up with the supply of our requirement of animal protein


08 September, 2021

Govt Hikes Minimum Support Price For Wheat By Rs 40 To Rs 2,015 Per Quintal

PTI

The decision to increase the MSPs (Minimum Support Prices) was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


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21 July, 2021

The Himachal Bank Will Conserve Indigenous Organic Seeds

Ashwani Sharma

As the state celebrate its Golden Jubilee year, the govt has proposed a Rs.550-lakh programme to conserve indigenous seeds varieties


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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