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  • FAIFA Appeals to Policy Makers to Sustain Market Price of Finished Goods to Protect Livelihoods of FCV Farmers

    FCV crop size has witnessed a sharp drop of 39% from 316 million kg per annum to 194 million kg per annum between 2013-14 to 2021-22 due to high taxes on legal cigarettes. Big decline of more than one lakh hectares in acreage for land in FCV cultivation between 2013-14 to 2020-21 leading to 35 […]

    5 Top Agritech Start-ups to keep an eye on in 2022

    Agriculture and India share a unique bond with India having the second-largest agricultural land in the world. With 118.7 million farmers, which accounts for more than half of its population, it depends on agriculture as its primary source of income. The agriculture industry is transforming into the next high–tech sector. Today the Indian government and […]

    HCL Foundation in Partnership with the Govt. of UP Launches “Center for Agriculture and Technology Transfer” For Training and Income Augmentation of Farmers

    New Delhi : HCL Foundation in a joint initiative with the Department of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, has launched the Center for Agriculture and Technology Transfer (CATT) in Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh. This initiative is part of HCL Samuday – an ambitious program of HCL Foundation working towards creating a scalable and […]

    Aquaconnect wins ‘Most Innovative AgTech Startup Award’ at FICCI’s Agri Startup Summit 2022

    Aquaconnect, India’s pioneer full-stack aquaculture platform, emerged as a winner in the ‘Most Innovative Agtech (Mature Startup)’ award category in the fourth edition of FICCI Summit and Awards for Agri Startups, held virtually on January 7, 2022. The latest edition felicitated high-impact innovations in the Indian Agri and allied value chains. Founded in 2017, Aquaconnect […]

    Right to technology for quality Agri-inputs is our fundamental Right Don’t infringe over our Livelihood and protect Chilli farmers: RKPA

     Appealed to 2 Hon’ble Chief Ministers, and Administrators of Andhra Pradesh & Telangana to set up a committee and Quick response team to save farmers Launched mass campaign to educate and engage Public Representative and Anti –technology and anti-development forces Mankena Srinivas Reddy- Regional Vice chairman, CNRI and Social Activist Mr Gunvant Patil, National Secretary, […]

    How StoreHippo Is Facilitating New-Age Agritech Brands with Cutting Edge Solutions

    StoreHippo modernizing agriculture with innovative next-gen agritech solutions New Delhi: Ecommerce is pushing boundaries and has fast pervaded even the core sectors like agriculture. Growing at a CAGR of 18% in the coming five years, the global agritech market would be worth $41,172.5 million by 2027. The agriculture sector has long been driven by the […]

    A revolutionary technology-led future for horticulture farmers

    (By Saurabh Saxena, CEO & Co- Founder of Praman.ai) The lack of sufficient and relevant advancements within technology has for long made the farmers suffer the consequences of information asymmetry. Lack of technology to determine the communicable quality assessment of the produce, lack of technology to provide real-time and broader market linkages have led to […]

    Dvara E-Registry and Monexo Fintech strike partnership to bring farmers into RBI regulated credit system in Odisha

    Hyderabad : Dvara E-Registry has announced a new partnership with RBI licensed peer to peer digital lending marketplace Monexo Fintech Pvt Ltd. Through this partnership, Monexo and Dvara E-Registry will provide loans to farmers in Jajpur, Dasarthpur and Korai Blocks of Odisha. As part of this partnership, Dvara E-Registry will lend its services as a […]

    Telangana government will support civil society to contemplate a district-wise crop pattern plan in the favor of farmers: B. Vinod Kumar, Vice Chairman, Telangana State Planning Board

    Centre for Good Governance (CGG) will converge scientists, technocrats and commodity experts to create the plan with defined deadline The civil society will facilitate export of agri—commodity directly from farmers (Chilli, Turmeric etc.) Experts also batted for creation of Traceability system for entire food chain  Hyderabad : Telangana government is contemplating to introduce an extensive […]

    Heartfulness launches Another Sustainability Initiative “Heartfulness Tree Conservation Center” A Modern Tissue Culture Laboratory to Save Critically Endangered Tree Species

    Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare Inaugurates the Project Mumbai : Heartfulness Tree Conservation Centre launched Modern Tissue Culture laboratory to help propagate the critically endangered plant and tree species in the country. The project was inaugurated by Hon’ble Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare – Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, to mark the […]