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Each Lankan has consumed about ten kilos of agrochemicals sinc...

, 9:45 am By Don Asoka Wijewardena Since the advent of Green Revolution each and every Sri Lankan had consumed approximately ten kilos of harmful agrochemicals along with food, disclosed National Health Issue Sub-Committee member of the ... Sri Lanka Island, 1 hour ago
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A Second Green Revolution? Australian Institute of International Affairs, 1 week ago

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How IIT Kharagpur researchers are leading a 'green revolution'

Indrani Roy/ traces how researchers at IIT-Kharagpur have managed to turn barren land of surrounding villages to multi-crop farmland Image: Professor P B S Bhadoria of IIT-Kharagpur speaks to the farmers of Khentia village in Kharagpur. Jagannath Das, a farmer in his late 40s was surveying a farmland at Khentia village in Kharagpur. The summer sun was merciless. With the mercury at cruel 42 degrees, Das was sweating profusely but was smiling a happy smile. “Five years ago, we ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago IIT researchers give up cushy jobs to join green revolution  Rediff.com1 month ago

Can Mobile Usher In Second Green Revolution?

Can smartphones enhance income of 7 crore Indian farmers by over Rs 56,000 crore a year in 2020? A report named Connected Farming in India says so. Vodafone in its Connected Farming in India report articulates that introduction of simple mobile ...
 Businessworld India2 days ago Vodafone India launches SMS-based KisaanMitr service day ago Mobile services can perk up returns for small farmers: Vodafone survey  Hindu Business Line3 days ago 'Mobile phone services can raise farmers' income by Rs 56,000 crore'  DNA India3 days ago

Odisha to extend BGREI scheme to 22 districts

The state government has decided to implement the Bringing Green Revolution to Eastern India (BGREI) scheme in 22 districts in the current fiscal, instead of 16 districts covered under the scheme last year. In the new list, the government has ...
 Smart Investor6 days ago Arsenic on platter  DNA1 month ago Arsenic on Platter: 38 districts under Green Revolution II affected by slow poison  DNA1 month ago
Times of India

After white revolution, North Gujarat dairies move on green path

For the dairy co-operatives of North Gujarat, white revolution is a thing of the past. They have now embarked on the green path. Reported by IndiaTimes 4
 NewsR.in6 days ago

Father of Green Revolution on what Modi must do to revive farming

MI RT @guardiangdp : What role can scientists play in the on-going challenge of feeding the world? #foodsecurity 15 hours ago Development Pros What role can scientists play in the on-going challenge of feeding the world? ...
 NewsR.in1 week ago
The Telegraph

Kalam for BAU degree day

Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and father of green revolution M.S. Swaminathan are scheduled to attend the 5th convocation of Birsa Agricultural University (BAU) in Ranchi on May 19. Announcing this at a news conference held at BAU headquarters in Kanke, ...
 The Telegraph1 week ago

Indian agriculture at cross roads: M.S. Swaminathan

Indian agriculture is at the cross roads, Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, father of India's first Green Revolution, has warned. Lamenting on the state of Indian farmers, especially farmers with small land-holdings, Dr. Swaminathan said, "The market economy certainly is ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

Punjab, land of the tractor and green revolution, is unlearning its bad farm practices

Zero tillage cultivation is graining traction in Punjab, the land where heavy tilling of the land has been a religion so far. It is lowering farm costs, offering better protection in bad years, and creating greener agriculture The post Punjab, land of the ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago

Successive govts have tended to pay lip service to farmers: M S Swaminathan

When farmer suicides are in the news, father of the Green Revolution M S Swaminathan speaks out against political one-upmanship in agriculture.
 Times of India3 weeks ago
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