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Rabi sowing off to a slow start as wheat coverage trails

If one were to go by early rabi sowing trends, then oilseeds coverage may be higher this year. But sowing in wheat and pulses are on at a slower pace. According to data from the Ministry of Agriculture, the area under oilseeds is higher at 31.36 ... Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago

Taking the measure of our meals

Governments look only reluctantly into the future, and the five-year planning framework - short as it is when it comes to planning for the needs of even a generation - is followed only reluctantly. Politically and administratively, 12 months is the ...
 DNA India5 days ago

Seeds of Truth: Vandana Shiva and the New Yorker

Posted in: Ecology, India, Resources, Science | No comments (A response to the article Seeds of Doubt by Michael Specter inThe New Yorker) I am glad that the future of food is being discussed, and thought about, on farms, in homes, on TV, online ...
 ZNet6 days ago

Maharashtra water woes: Will Fadnavis discourage sugarcane politics?

Devendra Fadnavis, chief minister of Maharashtra. Photo: S. Kumar/Mint Mumbai: Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has announced an ambitious Rs34,500 crore programme to 5 million hectares of additional land in the state under irrigation ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

Where are the jobs?

A recent report prepared by the consultancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers for the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) harps on the usual premise of boosting economic growth as the basis for job creation. Accordingly, it will still take 20 years to ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago

Stakeholders chart way forward for African indigenous diets

By JIMOH BABATUNDE More than three quarters of Africans who live in rural areas depend on agriculture and natural resources for their livelihoods. Agriculture and environment contribute the lion's share to the GDPs of most of African countries.
 Vanguard1 month ago

Does land fragmentation increase the cost of cultivation ? evidence from India

accounting, adverse effects, adverse impacts, agricultural business, Agricultural Economics, agricultural production, agricultural productivity, agricultural sector, ... See More + griculture, centrally planned economies, cereals, child ...
 World Bank1 month ago US India Business Delegation Meets Agriculture Minister  Business Standard India1 month ago

Govt focusing on increasing farm productivity: Minister

The government is focusing on increasing farm productivity and several initiatives are being taken to achieve this goal, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said today. Singh conveyed this to a delegation of US-India Business Council in a ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago Government focusing on increasing farm productivity: Minister  Economic Times1 month ago Govt keen to increase farm production: Minister  Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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