Category Archives: Agriculture

Land degradation in India

Land degradation is posing a major threat to India’s food and environmental security, resulting from the loss in the biological or productive capacity of soil. Agriculture and soil experts expressed […]

States get more time to spend funds under PMKSY

The Agriculture Ministry has extended by a month the deadline for States to utilise funds under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) for implementation of micro irrigation projects.

Image pearl farming

It is possible to get an image or design of your choice embossed on pearls while they are being formed in the oysters – “Image pearl farming” is all about such […]

Integrated farming

Integrated Farming (IF) is a whole farm management system which aims to deliver more sustainable agriculture. It can be applied to any farming system around the world. It involves attention […]