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  • How Do Government Agencies Restore Natural Resources After a Wildfire?

    Depending on its severity, a wildfire can lead to massive destruction, the loss of lives and properties, and the disruption of systems related to water access, power, gas, and transportation. Both the government and private sectors invest several resources and spend a sizable amount of money to implement restoration measures to protect the community, its […]

    Govt says total Kharif crops sown over total area of 882 lakh hectares

    Agriculture Ministry today said that the total Kharif crops has been sown on over 882 lakh hectare area against 774 lakh hectare area during the corresponding period of last year. The Ministry said, government is taking several measures to facilitate the farmers and farming activities at field level during COVID 19 pandemic. It said, over […]

    “A native cow at home will keep you and family healthy”

    By Suesh Unnithan Kollam: Here is an ideal destination for a quiet retreat.  An appealing piece of planet earth cordoned by lofty hills, this plot is lush green rich in vegetation and oxygen, located in a remote, picturesque village, Pattazhi, in Kollam District, Kerala.  Mr. Syam Kumar, a Fire and Safety expert needs to be […]

    7 Reasons Why Supply Chain Manager Is Important To Agricultural Business

    Supply chain managers add a lot of value to agricultural businesses due to the way they handle the movement of the goods their companies transact in. They work for large scale agriculture companies in determining how their companies get seeds, chemical medicines, and other necessities needed on the farm. In agribusiness, the supply chain includes […]

    Fisheries and tourism among most promising sectors to support Pacific SIDS recovery, highlights new UN report

    Bangkok :Small island developing States (SIDS) in the region must take better advantage of their vast ocean resources and blue economy to accelerate sustainable development, as significant socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are threatening to reverse years of development gains, warns a new report by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia […]

    Cosmo Foundation Plants 5000 Saplings to Restore Green Cover

    Aurangabad:Cosmo Foundation, the philanthropic initiative of Cosmo Films,in association with Green Yatra, a leading environmental NGO undertook a plantation drive in 4 villages of the Gangapur taluka ofAurangabad, Maharashtra on 24th of June 2020. Almost 5000 fruit saplings were planted in the villages of Turkabad and Gajgaon, Ambelohal and Ranjhangaon Pol on land provided by the […]

    Prakash Javadekar expresses happiness over 29 pct rise in population of Asiatic lions

    Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has described the 29 percent rise in population of Asiatic lions in the Gir forests as a conservation success. In a tweet, Mr Javadekar expressed happiness that the population of the majestic Lion increased by almost 29 percent and distribution area is up by 36 percent. He said multiple strategies, […]

    Tiger has been taken from brink to an assured path of recovery: Environment Ministry

    The Environment Ministry today said that due to efforts of government  thorough the National Tiger Conservation Authority, the tiger has been taken from the brink to an assured path of recovery. This is evident in findings of the quadrennial All India Tiger Estimation conducted in 2006, 2010, 2014 and 2018. In a clarification over tiger […]

    NMDC believes in nurturing nature for nurturing future

    Hyderabad: As eco-friendly miner, NMDC made significant progress on all the sustainable development goals set by United Nations. Sustainability is ingrained in the organizational vision, mission, policies, management systems, processes and performance. NMDC believes that Greenhouse gas emissions are a “cost to environment” and wishes to embark on low carbon growth trajectory in its operations. As […]

    Govt targets to provide Kisan Credit Cards to one crore 50 lakh dairy farmers

    The government has set a target to provide Kisan Credit Card (KCC) to one crore 50 lakh dairy farmers belonging to Milk Unions and Milk producing Companies under a special drive within next two months. Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying said, the card will be provided from June to 31st of July. Farmers […]