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  • Vested interests in demanding ban on endosulfan: PMFAI

    Mumbai: Domestic pesticide makers today said that the demand for banning endosulfan pesticide in India is being driven by vested interests of Multinational firms. “The demand for banning endosulfan in India, is motivated by the vested interest of European pesticide makers, who are interested in promoting their patented products in the country,” Pesticides Manufacturers and […]

    Tasty Diary Specialities Ltd. get the IndiaMART Leader of Tomorrow Award- Agri Business Category

    New Delhi : Backed by the commitment to bring welfare to the bottom of pyramid, Tasty Diary Specialities Ltd. is the proud winner of IndiaMART Leader of Tomorrow Award 2010 in Agri Business(Food processing) category. The Honourable Union Minister for Home Affairs Mr. P. Chidambaram, presented the award to Mr. Atul Mehra, Chairman and Managing […]

    Plight of farmers in Andhra Pradesh to be looked into: PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the issue of alleged suicide by farmers hit by natural calamities in Andhra Pradesh would be looked into. The assurance was given by the Prime Minister to a delegation of seven opposition parties which met him to draw his attention to the plight of farmers in the southern […]

    Centre announces Rs 400 crore for rain-hit AP farmers

    The Centre has announced a relief of Rs 400 crore to provide succour to rain-hit farmers in Andhra Pradesh, a move aimed at countering the political fall-out of the fast undertaken by TDP leader N Chandrababu Naidu and Jaganmohan Reddy who resigned from Congress. A delegation comprising MPs from the state met Prime Minister Manmohan […]

    SPACE celebrates Winter Solstice on Dec 22nd

    New Delhi : Winter Solstice, A solstice is an astronomical event that happens twice each year, when the tilt of the Earth’s axis is most inclined toward or away from the Sun, causing the Sun’s apparent position in the sky to reach its northernmost or southernmost extreme. On the day of Winter Solstice, North Pole […]

    Horticulture : A Key to All Round Growth of Agriculture

    Horticulture is perhaps the most profitable venture of all farming activities as it provides ample employment opportunities and scope to raise the income of the farming community. It also has tremendous potential to push the overall agriculture growth to more than the targetted 4 per cent. The climatic conditions prevailing in our country are favourable […]

    A Dedicated Online Store for Eco-friendly Products

    New Delhi: With more and more people all over the world coming to embrace the importance of preserving the planet’s natural resources, it’s no surprise that individuals and organisations worldwide are taking on a greener approach to the way they live and work. According to Anu Agarwal, Founder of TheGreenEcostore.com, “We have launched the online […]

    Rs 350 cr scheme to address climate change, reduce agri losses

    Seeking to address the issue of climate change in the farm sector, government on Wednesday approved a Rs 350 crore scheme to study its impact on agriculture with a view to bring down production losses. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the scheme, to be implemented in the remaining part of the current Plan […]

    Frost & Sullivan Depicts a Bullish Scenario for the Environment Markets at its 2nd Annual Environment Industry Awards Night

    Maharashtra: presented its 2nd Annual Environment Excellence Awards on Tuesday 14th December 2010 at the Hyatt Regency, Mumbai. Frost & Sullivan presented 18 awards to 18 exemplary companies displaying outstanding accomplishments in their respective businesses and achieving a competitive and leading position in their markets. The evening witnessed conglomerates getting a glimpse of growth opportunities […]

    Morarka Foundation will Develop Organic Agriculture in Saudi Arabia

    New Delhi — In the continued pursuit towards providing the most revolutionary service, India’s biggest name Organic agriculture Morarka Foundation has signed up a deal with GTZ Saudi Arabia (The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit ) to develop organic Agriculture in Saudi Arab. GTZ, is represented by Dr. Marco Hartmann, Team Leader, Executive Project Manager, […]