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  • Government of Meghalaya recognizes best performing young farmers with awards and seed-money

    Mumbai / Shillong : The Department of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Government of Meghalaya, through the office of the Principal, Basic Agriculture Training Centre, awarded the achievements of 8 Best Performing candidates from different districts a cash prize of Rs 50000 each to support their venture under the visionary programme titled, ‘The Training of Rural […]

    Embracing the future: Electric tractors in Indian agriculture

    India’s agriculture sector, the heartbeat of the nation’s economy, is on the brink of a remarkable transformation. The introduction and successful implementation of electric tractors promise to tackle pressing challenges like sustainability, operational costs, and productivity. The Dawn of Electric Tractors Electric tractors are a revolutionary step in agricultural technology, offering a greener alternative to […]

    MSDE partners with Australian Government to invigorate the Agriculture Sector of India with emerging skills

    New Delhi : The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) in collaboration with the Australian Government hosted a comprehensive and a productive roundtable to discuss the learnings from the Australia-India Critical Agriculture Skills Pilot Project. Led by Shri Atul Kumar Tiwari, Secretary, MSDE and Mr. Mathew Johnston, Minister Counsellor, Education and Research, Australian High […]

    From Local Initiatives to Big impact: The Grassroots Revolution of SEEDS

    As we reflect on the crucial roles that nurturing women and our collective mother, Earth, play in the sustenance of life, we are reminded of our responsibility to honor and protect them both. This perspective not only celebrates the vital contributions of women across the globe but also underscores the urgent need to address the […]

    Mahindra Launches its Revolutionary 6RO Paddy Walker Transplanter in Karnataka Setting New Standards in Paddy Transplanting

     Bengaluru : Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.’s Farm Equipment Sector (FES), part of the Mahindra Group, and the world’s largest tractor manufacture by volume, has launched a new 6 row paddy transplanter called the Mahindra 6RO Paddy Walker in state name. Following the successful introduction of the 4RO walk behind transplanter (MP461) and 4RO ride-on (PLANTING […]

    Transforming Indian Agriculture: Embracing Innovation for a Sustainable Future

     By Rajesh Aggarwal, Managing Director, Insecticides (India) Limited India’s journey to achieving food security and economic growth hinges on transforming our agricultural sector through innovation and smart technologies. With the climate crisis threatening our food supply, it’s essential to adopt technologies that offer resilience, precision, and foresight. These advancements will help us better prepare for […]

    SLCM creates a new milestone, awarded a second patent for its Agri Reach Platform

    New Delhi : Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM), India’s leading post-harvest logistics company, proudly announces the acquisition of its second patent for Agri Reach application, from the Intellectual Property India, Government of India. The latest patent recognizes pioneering “Method for REAL-TIME Monitoring of Quality Control Data in a Warehouse Management System”. The innovation marks a […]

    Adani Foundation at ACC Chanda site helps Yavatmal farmers double their efficiency with water conserving micro irrigation systems

     Maharashtra : ACC, the cement and building material company of the diversified Adani Portfolio, along with Adani Foundation has introduced water conserving irrigation techniques to elevate the socio-economic landscape of farming communities near the ACC Chanda site. CSR efforts have facilitated the farmers of water-scarce Yavatmal district in witnessing the transformative power of micro irrigation […]

    New, first-of-its-kind integrated cropping solution set to boost rice farmers incomes and reduce GHG emissions from rice cultivation

     New Delhi : A new technology solution promises to enhance the incomes of millions of rice farmers by using Direct Seeded Rice (DSR) while substantially reducing labour cost and greenhouse gas emissions by about 25%. This innovation will also save water, give a decisive push to sustainable agriculture, enhance yields, and support the Government of […]

    Top 5 Job Trends for Freshers in Agriculture & Agrochemicals

    A career in Agriculture & Agrochemicals holds importance due to its critical role in ensuring food security, supporting rural economies, and promoting sustainable practices. Agriculture is the backbone of India, providing the essential sustenance needed for human survival. Careers in Agriculture & Agrochemicals contribute to environmental stewardship by promoting sustainable farming practices, reducing chemical runoff, […]