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  • 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 […]

    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 […]

    Unnati joins hands with Farmer Producer Organizations to empower farmers by enhancing their economic strengths and market linkages

    This year, the platform intends to work and support 3,000+ FPOs impacting over 15-lakh farmers and is targeting working with 10,000+ FPOs impacting 1 Cr farmers by FY24 New Delhi : Underlining its commitment to creating a digital agri ecosystem in India to upgrade the lives of farmers, Unnati, a FinTech-driven agriculture ecosystem, has joined hands with Farmer […]

    Netafim India Introduces Revolutionary Portable Drip Kit for Today’s Farmer

    ~ The company, through the kit aims to cover 10,000 hectares of land under drip irrigation and reach 25,000 marginal farmers across India in the upcoming year ~ ~ The cost-effective, all-in-one irrigation solution brings several Netafim products under one umbrella and offers modular system that save installation cost ~ Hyderabad: Netafim India, a leading […]

    En-Ripe Empowers Farmers and Agriculture Community in India

    Raised USD 1 Million from HNIs and a Venture Building Company and plans for expansion Focuses on improving fruit processing in this financial year Recognized by industry associations and Govt. bodies to be a safe, effective and nontoxic solution for fruit ripening in In       dia Hyderabad :  En-Ripe, a product of Heighten Innovative Solutions is […]

    Agriculture sector recorded the highest growth in new business registrations at 103% in FY21 – Dun & Bradstreet Research

    Mumbai:  Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of B2B data, insights and AI-driven platforms, released a whitepaper today on “Business Dynamism in India.” The whitepaper captures India’s business dynamism during the pandemic and its varied impact on businesses and sectors. The whitepaper reveals that the manufacturing sector witnessed 39,539 registrations in FY21 compared to […]