Palladium facilitated the Sosonum Agro leaders and farmers with necessary technical and capacity building support. This collaborative effort led to the successful adoption of lemongrass cultivation, oil extraction, and the bottling and packaging of lemongrass oil.
KiVi Agri fintech startup operated by Agrosperity Tech Solutions Private Limited, announces the conclusion of its seed round of Rs 15 crore led by Caspian Leap for Agriculture Fund, Piper Serica Angel Fund, YAN Angel Fund, Impact Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation, among others.
Omnivore, India’s leading agritech venture capital firm, announced four strategic hires to lead key functions and strengthen the firm’s commitment to supporting innovations in agriculture and food systems.
In an era marked by growing global population and climate change concerns, a collaborative research project between Corteva Agriscience, the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) was undertaken.
After joining G20 bloc under India’s 2023 presidency, the African Nations are all set to explore the power of Indian Systems of Traditional Medicine and Integrative health care.
The country is maintaining an increasing trend in food grain production since 2015-16. This was stated by Secretary (Agriculture and Farmers Welfare), Shri Manoj Ahuja during the inauguration of National conference on Agriculture for Rabi Campaign 2023-24 here today.
Dept of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare Initiated Various Activities as part of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Campaign
The ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ (SHS) campaign, spearheaded by the Department of Drinking Water & Sanitation and the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, is being celebrated from 15th September to 2nd October, 2023.
Bharat Celebrates Remarkable Achievement: 75% Villages Now ODF Plus under Swachh Bharat Mission-Grameen
The country has achieved yet another major milestone under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen) Phase II with three-fourth of the total villages in the country i.e., 75% villages achieving ODF Plus status under Phase II of the Mission.
In a proactive move to regulate the retail price of wheat and atta (flour), the Government of India has initiated a market intervention strategy through the Food Corporation of India (FCI).
In a significant leap towards enhancing the efficiency and outreach of the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) Scheme, the Union Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India, has introduced an AI Chatbot.
The Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying, Parshottam Rupala, inaugurated the Annual Capacity Building Plan (ACBP) of the Department of Fisheries in a ceremony held on September 20 in New Delhi.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar jointly announced a series of initiatives aimed at bolstering agricultural credit accessibility and crop insurance coverage.
Piyush Goyal, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, and Textiles, will be the keynote speaker at the World Spice Congress, which will be held in Navi Mumbai from September 15th to September 17th, 2023.
Both consumers and cane producers have benefited from India’s strategic planning and persistent dedication to providing a continuous supply of sugar at fair prices.
In an effort to control prices and guarantee a sufficient supply of wheat across the nation, the Department of Food and Public Distribution is actively monitoring the wheat stock situation.
In a world where the health of wildlife, domestic animals, and humans is inextricably linked, the “One Health” strategy of collaboration and coordination is critical for a sustainable future.
In a grand ceremony held at the ICAR Convention Centre, National Agricultural Science Centre in New Delhi, President Droupadi Murmu of India inaugurated the inaugural ‘Global Symposium on Farmers’ Rights’ (GSFR) today.
First Global Symposium on Farmers’ Rights: President to Inaugurate on 12th September at ICAR Convention Centre, NASC Complex, New Delhi
The President of India, Droupadi Murmu, is set to inaugurate the first-ever ‘Global Symposium on Farmers’ Rights’ (GSFR) at the ICAR Convention Centre, National Agricultural Science Centre Complex in New Delhi, tomorrow.
Garuda Aerospace, India’s leading drone manufacturer, along with Bharat Drone Association and National Drone Pilot Association continue to spearhead category growth by creating a safe, transparent and trustworthy drone ecosystem in India.
IBM and The Nature Conservancy Centre announced that they have developed CRM Connect—a powerful public information platform to address the urgent need to transition from crop residue burning to crop residue management.
In India, numerous agritech companies are pivotal in supporting farmers, aiding them in data-driven choices to enhance productivity and sustainability.
Agritech venture capital firm Omnivore announced today its exit from Barrix Agro Sciences. Omnivore has signed a definitive agreement to sell its stake to Sumitomo Chemical India Limited (SCIL), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical in Japan.
The purpose of the visit was to foster bilateral cooperation between India and Norway in the domain of fisheries and aquaculture.
The Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) has launched the CSIR Prima ET11, India’s first indigenous e-Tractor, in a significant step toward technical improvement in agriculture.
‘Namoh 108′ Lotus Variety: A Fusion of Botanical Excellence & Spiritual Significance by CSIR-NBRI, Lucknow
The Lucknow-based CSIR-NBRI (National Botanical Research Institute) under his ministry’s purview introduced a new variety of lotus flower called “NBRI Namoh 108.”
Ministry of Tourism Collaborates with States and UTs to Host Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat Food Festival
The Ministry of Tourism, in partnership with various State Governments and Union Territories, is set to inaugurate the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav & Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat Food Festival, scheduled to take place from August 18th to August 20th, 2023, in the capital city.
In this article, we delve deep into the realms of setup expenses, investments, and profit margins intricately linked with hydroponics farming, focusing particularly on the Indian landscape.
In this article, we delve into the concept of vertical farming, its various forms, benefits, challenges, and its potential to revolutionize the agricultural landscape.
The Department of Consumer Affairs, a division under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, has taken a significant step towards ensuring transparency and accuracy in health and wellness endorsements through influencers.