Andhra Pradesh natural farming

Community-Managed Natural Farming: Andhra Pradesh Receives International Honour

International Honour for Andhra Pradesh’s Community-Managed Natural Farming Andhra Pradesh’s Community-Managed Natural Farming (CMNF) has recently received international recognition for its innovative approach to sustainable agriculture. This model, which emphasizes chemical-free farming practices, has gained traction both nationally and globally for its positive impact on the environment and farmers’ livelihoods. The Concept of CMNF Community-Managed…

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Government agriculture startup funding

Government AgriSURE Initiative: Boosting Rural Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Agriculture

Government to Launch Agri Fund for Start-ups, Rural Enterprises (AgriSURE) The Government of India has announced the launch of a new initiative aimed at bolstering the agricultural sector through financial support for startups and rural enterprises. This initiative, known as AgriSURE (Agriculture Start-up Rural Enterprises), aims to provide crucial funding and assistance to innovators and…

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International Sugar Organisation meeting

64th International Sugar Organisation Council Meeting: India’s Leadership and Key Insights

64th International Sugar Organisation Council Meeting in New Delhi Introduction to the Meeting The 64th International Sugar Organisation (ISO) Council meeting commenced on June 25, 2024, at Bharat Mandapam in New Delhi. This significant event gathers delegates from over 30 countries to discuss pivotal issues concerning the global sugar and biofuel industries. The meeting, scheduled…

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Nitrous oxide emissions India

India is World’s Second Largest Emitter of Nitrous Oxide – Impact and Solutions

India is World’s Second Largest Emitter of Nitrous Oxide In a recent report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), India has been identified as the world’s second-largest emitter of nitrous oxide (N2O), a potent greenhouse gas. Nitrous oxide, primarily emitted from agricultural activities such as fertilizer use and livestock farming, contributes significantly to global warming…

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New Zealand agricultural collaboration

Jammu and Kashmir Enhance Agriculture with New Zealand Partnership: Advanced Technologies and Sustainability

Jammu & Kashmir Elevates Agricultural Partnership with New Zealand Strengthening Bilateral Agricultural Cooperation Jammu and Kashmir have taken a significant step in enhancing its agricultural sector by forging a strategic partnership with New Zealand. This collaboration aims to bring advanced agricultural techniques and practices from New Zealand to Jammu and Kashmir, ensuring a sustainable and…

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International Potato Day significance

International Potato Day 2024: Celebrating Potato Diversity and Sustainable Agriculture

International Potato Day 2024: Celebrating the Versatile Spud Potatoes, often hailed as the unsung heroes of the culinary world, are getting their spotlight on International Potato Day 2024. This day, celebrated annually on August 19th, recognizes the immense contributions of potatoes to global food security, nutrition, and culture. As the world battles food insecurity and…

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DD Kisan AI programs

DD Kisan AI Revolution: Empowering Farmers with Krish and Bhoomi

Doordarshan’s DD Kisan Embraces AI Revolution with Krish and Bhoomi In a significant stride towards modernization, Doordarshan’s dedicated agriculture channel, DD Kisan, has embraced the AI revolution with the introduction of two innovative programs, Krish and Bhoomi. This move marks a pivotal moment in the history of agricultural broadcasting in India, as traditional media platforms…

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World Bee Day 2024

World Bee Day 2024: Date, Theme, History, Significance, and Celebrations

World Bee Day 2024: Date, Theme, History, Significance, and Celebrations World Bee Day is celebrated every year on May 20th to raise awareness about the importance of bees and other pollinators for the ecosystem. This day serves as a reminder of the crucial role bees play in maintaining biodiversity and food security. The theme for…

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NABARD RBI Collaboration

NABARD-RBI Innovation Hub Partnership: Accelerating Digital Agri-Lending

NABARD-RBI Innovation Hub Partnership Accelerates Digital Agri-Lending In a significant stride towards digitizing agricultural lending processes, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has joined forces with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Innovation Hub. This collaboration aims to foster innovation and technological advancements in the domain of agricultural finance, facilitating smoother lending…

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