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  • Illumina Commits to Net Zero Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050

    SAN DIEGO,: – Illumina, Inc. elevates climate action goals with commitments for net zero greenhouse gas emissions aligned with the Paris Agreement, commits to verified Science Based Targets, signs the Business Ambition for 1.5 degree and joins the United Nations campaign Race to Zero. “Human health and the health of our environment are intertwined. At […]

    ACC Trust implements lift- irrigation in Rajasthan’s Mej River

    ·         Project positively impacted over 1,200 villagers by providing 24×7 access to drinking water ·         Improvement in farmers’ socio- economic status – 50% increase in incomes Jaipur: ACC Trust, the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of ACC Ltd., has always focused on improving the lives of marginalized and economically backward communities with programmes that encompass […]

    India’s Leading Agri-Startups Engage With GOI And NABARD

    Mumbai : In an event organized today by NABFOUNDATION, some of the biggest agri start-ups in the country got together to interact with the policy framers and share their aspirations and growth strategies.  The virtual meeting held a lot of significance because it has now been proven beyond doubt that what saved India from a […]

    Tata-Cornell Institute Launches Hub for Farmer Producer Organizations to Empower Smallholder Farmers in India

    New York: In an effort to empower India’s 125 million smallholder farms to take advantage of growing opportunities in the agricultural sector, the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) for Agriculture and Nutrition launched a Hub for Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) within its Center of Excellence in New Delhi. The Hub features a first-of-its-kind database of Indian FPOs. […]

    Amazon Retail launches agronomy services to empower farmers

    Reactive and Proactive Crop plans to address crop related queries and resolution for farmers -anytime, anywhere through a mobile app Use of Machine Learning based algorithms to detect defects in fresh produce of fruits and vegetables State-of-the-art technology for building robust supply chain infrastructure Chennai: Amazon Retail announced launch of its agronomy services to empower […]

    ‘Tata Chemicals campaigns to save the largest fish on earth – The Whale Sharks’

    17 years of protecting gentle giants of the deep, this initiative continues to grow strong Mumbai : Every year with great pride, Tata Chemicals and the people of the community around Mithapur get together to celebrate the existence of the gentle giant on International Whale Shark day. In its relentless efforts to save this endangered […]

    Vedanta promotes fruit farming in Karnataka through ‘Wadi’ Model’

    Vedanta Iron Ore Karnataka, provided 1700 mango grafts to 40 farmers from across 11 villages in Karnataka. Vedanta’s initiative will bring 47 acres of land under Mango Cultivation. Chitradurga, Karnataka: Vedanta’s Iron Ore Karnataka (IOK), under the umbrella CSR initiative that is, Alternative Livelihood Opportunities Project (ALOP) has introduced ‘Wadi’ Model (Tree based farming Model) […]

    Precision Farming Advisory to Redefine Citrus Cultivation in Telangana and AP

    Citrus production has increased from 17.3 lakh tonnes in 1970 to 140 lakh tonnes in 2019 at an average annual rate of 5.24%. Even though India ranks 3rd in terms of production after China and Brazil with 428 and 193 lakh tonnes respectively; it stands far behind in terms of productivity (8.8 t/ha) against 22-35 […]

    Konica Minolta, India undertakes a new Go Green initiative “PRAYAAS, For Sustainability

    The brand intends to plant 4000 trees over a span of three years across multiple sites in India This further underlines its commitment towards improving the environment as a responsible corporate citizen who cares about sustainability Konica Minolta has recently celebrated its 11th Anniversary by hosting a tree plantation drive in association with SankalpTaru. As […]

    Ghaba: Miyawaki Forests can grow in deserts with Breathable Sand

    Dubai, UAE: Dake Rechsand, a Dubai-based company offering sustainable solutions in water conservation and desert farming, has announced its ambitious plan to develop green cover in deserts using the innovative Miyawaki forest model and the company’s ground-breaking technology: Breathable Sand. Dake Rechsand has partnered with management consulting firm Investment Hub for a presentation, where sustainability advocates, […]