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XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Low rainfall puts Kenyan farmers i...

(Special for CAFS) Low rainfall puts Kenyan farmers in plight Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. NAIROBI, March 25 (Xinhua) -- Long rainy season has started in Kenya, signaling the beginning of planting, but low rainfall in most parts of the ... Namibia Press Agency, 5 days ago
Financial Express

Monsoon in 2015 likely to remain normal: Assocham-Skymet

India is likely to witness a normal monsoon across the country in 2015, but rainfall in some pockets might be deficient, says a study. (Reuters) India is likely to witness a normal monsoon across the country in 2015, but rainfall in some pockets ...
 Financial Express1 week ago

Global scientists predict normal monsoon in India this year

NEW DELHI: Weather scientists from the US, Japan and Europe expect India's monsoon rainfall to be normal this year, a welcome news for a country that lacks adequate irrigation facilities in its farms and is largely dependent on rains. The ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago India may see good monsoon as El Nino predicted weak  Domain-B3 weeks ago Skymet sees normal monsoon this year  Economic Times1 week ago

India to tackle dependence on rainfed farming

A significant part of India is still under rainfed agriculture which is characterized by low levels of productivity and low input usage. 16 Mar 2015 Commodity Online India is on a mission to tackel the problems created by its dependence ofn ...
 CommodityOnline2 weeks ago

Namibia fears poor maize harvest

Windhoek - Maize farmers in Namibia fear they might have a bad harvest this season due to poor rainfall and scorching heat, a union said on Tuesday. We only expect to harvest 35 percent of maize crops in dry land (rain-fed) areas, the Agronomic ...
 IOL1 month ago Namibian maize farmers fear bad harvest month ago Namibian farmers worry about harvest  NewsHub South Africa1 month ago
Business Standard

Rainfed authority again an arm of farm ministry; UIDAI gets boost

ot;, the National Rainfed Area Authority (NRAA), which since 2010 has been part of the erstwhile Planning Commission, will henceforth be an arm of the department of agriculture, as NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog is up for a rejig.
 Business Standard4 weeks ago

NMSA Comes A Cropper in Sambalpur

SAMBALPUR: Though integrated farming system in rainfed areas of the district under National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) was to be implemented from 2014-2015 fiscal, the office of Deputy Director of Agriculture, Sambalpur is yet to ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Winter rain brightens prospects of good Rabi crops

January 22, 2015 The recent delayed winter rainfall has brightened the prospects of Rabi crops including the strategic wheat, oil seeds, grams, vegetables, fodder for livestock, fruit orchards, experts told Business Recorder here on Wednesday.
 Business Recorder2 months ago Rains to benefit Rabi crops: PARC  Online News Pakistan1 month ago Rains to benefit Rabi crops: Dr Iftikhar  Daily Times1 month ago
The Nation Pakistan

Rain to fall soon

LAHORE - Country is likely to receive normal rainfall during the ongoing winter season, from January to March, experts predicted on Wednesday. On the basis of prevailing atmospheric circulation and global weather pattern, experts have predicted ...
 The Nation Pakistan2 months ago

Guy stands by rainfall statistics

Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy stands by using a rainfall statistic to support irrigation schemes, despite a hydrologist's criticism. A spokesman for Guy said on Monday the minister stood by the statement that New Zealanders captured ... week ago Nathan Guy stands by rainfall statistics week ago
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