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Kharif crops hit by drought, pulses take a Maha pounding

MUMBAI: Moong production in Maharashtra is set to drop by a steep 61% and soyabean yield by 59% compared to last year as a result of the sweeping drought that set in nine months ago. While the havoc caused by the recent spell of unseasonal rains is ... Times of India, 1 month ago

This Humble Food Is a Nutritional Powerhouse -- and It Changed the Lives of Hippies, Environmentalists, and Gun-Toting Rednecks

It's the kind of food that feeds villages. It also benefits impact on the land where it grows. Lentils are a humble ingredient that appear in many earthy foods. Not the fancy dishes that tapdance around the table, but simple, nourishing foods ...
 AlterNet.org1 month ago

Revenue, Agriculture Deptts assessing crop damages: Hanjura

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 19: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura today said that the PDP-BJP Government headed by Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed is committed to provide better amenities to the people. He said special ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 day ago

Jashpur farmers end green chilly dependence on neighbouring States

s of Sanna region in the Bagicha Development Block of the district have found enormous success through cultivation of green chilly. Green chilly is grown in an estimated 2,000 hectares of land since 2011 in the region following farmers of the region ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 day ago

Farmers in Maoist hotbed Dantewada to get power lines near rivers

s having their land near rivers and nullahs in insurgency-infested Dantewada district would get power lines near their farms to enable them run their irrigation pumps. The farmers after getting power connections would be able to run their irrigation ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago

Small Scale Entrepreneurship in Ethiopia - Opportunities and Challenges

By Ethiopia is one of the fastest developing economies in the world. Small enterprise are major players in the economic resurgence. They are instrument of change and vehicles of growth and diversification. The industrial sector is contributing its ...
 AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago

Agriculture officials happy with harvest results

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Cultivable area expands due to rise in Periyar dam level: ryots There is one reason for officials of the Department of Agriculture here to be happy. The just concluded paddy harvest season has brought in ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Bastar's Panchayat body resolves to promote organic farming

yat body of the insurgency-infested Dantewada district have taken up the task of promoting organic farming among the cultivators of the region. In a meeting of the General Administration Committee held here, District Panchayat President Kamla Vinay ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago

Trail of destruction: Suicides and distress sales follow freak rain

More than three weeks after the heavy unseasonal downpour and hailstorm flattened vast swathes of standing crop in north and western India, the farming community is still counting its losses. While centralised data to assess the real loss of life ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Destructive hailstorm triggers second farmer suicide in MP during 3 days  Times of India1 month ago

Heavy unseasonal rain destroys farmers' spirits

NEW DELHI: Heavy unseasonal rains across many states in India have inflicted a telling blow on farmers with their standing crops destroyed and their spirit broken. There can be nothing worse than unseasonal heavy rains for farmers at a time when ...
 Times of India1 month ago Surprise rains play spoilsport, impact crop yields  Economic Times1 month ago
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