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Demand for organic vegetables has prompted farmers in Rajouri to adopt organic farming Farmers grow vegetables like bitter gourd, lady finger, squash, cucumber and brinjal in abundance to create good income and lead a peaceful life. posted on August 18, 2022 | Author ANI Residents of Baljarrallan in Dhangri Rajouri block have adopted …

HESPERUS, CO – The owners of Breen Mesa Farms in Hesperus have helped disabled veterans in the Four Corners, with their Veterans Homestead Project, where they teach veterans how to farm. But it’s not your traditional type of farming, they practice a new approach called regenerative farming, where every decision made on the farm is …

Express press service PATHANAMTHITTA: The four of them were like the way housewives usually are – with cooking as the world. But the August 2018 deluge damaged all the crops in the area. And it also changed their lives. Thanks to the Department of Agriculture, they now form a fairly popular band of organic farmers …

Express press service THRISSUR: Expressing concern over the State Planning Council’s draft policy document which proposes to improve crop productivity but denies certain practices like organic farming, the former chairman of the Biodiversity Council, VS Vijayan, said the state government should take a firm stance to promote natural farming practices. The TNIE had pointed out …

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At a food conference in California in 1990, Portland chef and Fore Street co-owner Sam Hayward was on a panel led by culinary demigoddess Julia Child. “So tell us,” she asked, turning to Hayward, “what is this agricultural revolution brewing in Maine?” Child had rightly identified the transformative changes that have taken place in Maine’s …

Organic Kitchen was started with a vision to create a society driven by the vehicle of trust and authenticity, a society where people can easily trust and trace the entire “farm to kitchen journey” of organic food. JP Dalal, Minister …

Prakash Organics from Honnihal village, Belagavi district, has created a niche market for itself Prakash Organics from Honnihal village, Belagavi district, has created a niche market for itself Anuradha Kulkarni insists that visitors have tea before visiting her family farm in the village of Honnihal. Once they’ve had a sip of tea, they understand why. …

Carrefour has announced that it will contribute €350,000 to a regional revitalization plan, which will aim to revitalize the rural economy and develop new organic sectors. The group said it would financially support farmers through a range of different projects, including conversion to organic farming, which can be technical and costly; preservation and improvement of …

Sri Lanka conducted an evil experiment on its citizens last year. Under the sway of silly organic food activists, the government has banned imports of synthetic pesticides and fertilizers as part of an effort to transition the country to all-organic farming, leaving the large majority of farmers without access to the vital tools they use …

RUSSIA’s brutal war in Ukraine has precipitated a global food crisis, so policymakers around the world need to think hard about how to make food cheaper and more plentiful. This requires a commitment to producing more fertilizer and better seeds, maximizing the potential offered by genetic modification, and abandoning the rich world’s obsession with organic …

The EU Green Deal targets for organic farming are ambitious but achievable, according to EU Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski. As part of the Green Deal’s farm to fork strategy, the European Commission has set a target of at least 25% of EU farmland to be farmed organically by 2030. Speaking today at the opening of …

Nagpur: A few days ago, the Union government formed a committee headed by former Agriculture Secretary Sanjay Agrawal that will look into natural farming and crop diversification. Prior to this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had advocated for natural farming when addressing farmers at a conclave in Surat. As the Center refocuses on the issue, Padma …

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) said clarification was needed on the economics of organic farming. This follows the announcement by the Minister of State for the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine (DAFM), Pippa Hackett, on Wednesday July 20, of the proposed new tariffs for farmers participating in the scheme. organic farming (OFS). …

More than 250 pepper farmers in Tanzania have been trained in organic farming to increase their productivity and increase their income. Director of Katoro Fresh Business, Mr. Tendi Lushinge facilitated the training under the Tanzania Agricultural Research Institute (TARI) Support. Katoro Fresh Business specializes in growing pepper, says it continues to train other young people. …

PANAJI: The Government of Goa has formulated two programs – “Promotion of Organic Agriculture” and “Development of Fertilizers and Fertilizers, in order to preserve the fertile cultivable soil of the state for agricultural purposes”, the Assembly informed Agriculture Minister Ravi Naik. In a written response, Naik said “Fertilizer and Fertilizer Development” and “Promotion of Organic …

Organic farming is often considered to be more environmentally friendly compared to traditional farming when it comes to the food production system. Feed the whole world One of the greatest challenges of our time is to produce enough food to provide adequate nutrition for the growing world population without destroying the planet. By 2050, the …

By Brianna Gwirtz, OCJ field reporter In 1973, a young Dean McIlvaine is plagued by problems caused by the energy crisis. The crisis was causing gas prices to skyrocket and fuel shortages were abundant. McIlvaine often thought of alternatives to using fossil fuels, something that would be better for the planet. A problem solver by …

One of the world’s leading analysts of the organic farming sector says that if the Australian industry is to increase its market share, it must stimulate domestic demand through awareness and certification programs. Amarjit Sahota, founder and president of the British company Ecovia Intelligence Amarjit Sahota, founder and chairman of British company Ecovia Intelligence has …

Organic farming market As per the demand conditions, the data, information, statistics, facts and figures provided in the Global Organic Agriculture Market research helps the Organic Agriculture market company to increase or decrease the production of goods . Companies use estimates of CAGR values, which are crucial, to determine the value of the investment over …

A study from the University of Melbourne in Australia shows that organic farming produces 43 to 72 percent less than conventional methods – and that to achieve the same yield requires 130 percent more farmland. For those who are skeptical of the results of a single study, you can find several here, here, here Where …

“Organic farming doesn’t exist. They just make these words up. It all makes no urban sense,” spiritual leader Sadhguru said in an exclusive chat with Asianet News. The Isha Foundation founder recently completed his 100-day Save Soil journey at Cauvery Basin which saw him travel to 27 countries across Europe, Central Asia and the Middle …

Farmers must first form the FPO before receiving the seeds. Alswamitra Botanicals LLP, based in Bengaluru, has launched an initiative in tribal hamlets in southern India to standardize the yield and quality of organic crops such as turmeric and millet by distributing …

“Rretirement is not the end of life. In fact, it’s a chance to open the doors to the things we love,” says KT Francis, a native of Kozhikode, who retired as a physical education teacher in 2015 to start his journey as a teacher. successful farmer. The 63-year-old, from a farming family, has always had …

The research study presented here is an excellent compilation of various types of analyzes of important aspects of Global organic agriculture market. A devilishly researched analysis and Porter’s Five Forces Analysis provide an in-depth explanation of the strengths and weaknesses of the global Organic Agriculture market and other players operating within it. The authors of …

Insha earns a good income by selling various frozen vegetables Insha, who was studying molecular signaling at a South Korean university, wanted to learn more about “organic farming“. She returned to Kashmir to pursue her true passion and she has never looked …

Bill Wirtz Does shopping at high-end grocery stores make you a better consumer? Barely. Indeed, contrary to what one may already believe, organic food is no less effective and therefore more expensive. It’s also worse for the environment. A study by the University of Melbourne in Australia shows that organic farming yields 43% to 72% …

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Does shopping at high-end grocery stores make you a better consumer? Barely. Indeed, contrary to what one may already believe, organic food is no less effective and therefore more expensive. It’s also worse for the environment. A study from the University of Melbourne in Australia shows that organic farming produces 43 to 72 percent less …

LUCKNOW: The Department of Agriculture has prepared a roadmap to promote chemical-free farming in the Bundelkhand region, following Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s instructions to encourage organic farming in the state. Hamirpur and Banda were selected as immediate beneficiaries of the plan. Department of Agriculture had started promoting organic farming in Hamirpur from 2016-17 and had …

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has called on agronomists to join the state government’s campaign to promote organic (natural) farming and help farmers to significantly increase their income. He said organic farming would rid people of the evils caused by toxic farming, in addition to keeping cows safe. The CM was speaking after virtually inaugurating a …

In order to popularize organic and natural farming among the general public, the government of Gujarat has adopted a new approach to sensitize students, parents and the general public on chemical-free farming practices. Women farmers working in the field …

The Limerick and Tipperary Organic Farming Group will hold a farm walk this week, the first of five, with the aim of strengthening the organic farming sector in Ireland. Topics such as soil management, arable crops, setting up a clover crop and crop rotation without livestock will be covered during the farm walk. The first …

It’s August 2019, a former military officer from a powerful political family is campaigning to be Sri Lanka’s next leader. Three months later, Gotabaya Rajapaksa is sworn in as the country’s president. He won the election with a new vision for Sri Lanka, including a bold policy for the whole country to switch to all-organic …

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MS Dhoni’s net worth as of now in 2022 stands at $113 million (Rs 846 crore). It states that MS Dhoni’s monthly income and salary is Rs 4 crore and his annual income is around Rs 50 crore. His IPL salary is around Rs 12 crore. Former India captain and current Chennai Super Kings skipper …

Local producers were encouraged to use organic waste for their farms by turning it into fertilizer through vermicomposting. Dr. Saddar Siddiqui of the National Agricultural Research Center told Wealth PK in an interview that the huge amount of organic waste readily available in Pakistan, such as municipal solid waste, cattle manure and chicken manure, could …

Despite campaigning and advocating by promoters of organic farming to ensure that farmers become part of the agricultural system, only insignificant fractions have aligned themselves with it. Organic or traditional farming is a production system that avoids or largely excludes the use of synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, growth regulators, genetically modified organisms and feed additives for …

BEIJING, Jun 1 (ADN): “We must reduce the use of chemical fertilizers so that organic farming methods such as fermented farmyard manure and returning straw to the field are worthy of promotion, which can also effectively cope with the high price and shortage of local fertilizers. We are very willing to share our experience with …

BK Shivani, a motivational speaker also in attendance, said there was less content consumption two or three decades ago. Ex-CM from Sikkim says India is capable of becoming a 100% organic farming nation by 2040 …

“India is capable of becoming a 100% organic farming nation by 2040. With political will and collective action, it would indeed be possible to transform India into an organic country,” the official said. ‘Former Chief Minister of Sikkim Pawan Chamling during the inauguration of the third ‘Global Organic Expo 2022’ at the Indian Agriculture Research …

Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat on Tuesday said organic farming was the need of the hour and added that the state will provide leadership in the country. “For the enrichment of agriculture and the well-being of farmers, the need of the hour is to shift from synthetic chemical-based farming practices to an attractive option of organic …

From the ethical produce shops of Islington to the chemical-free acres of Prince of Wales’ Highgrove Farm, you could almost hear the cheers three years ago when Sri Lanka’s future president promised a revolution. It wouldn’t be in the streets but in the fields – as Gotabaya Rajapaksa promised during his successful 2019 election campaign …

MADURAI/COIMBATORE: Increased awareness of organic farming is helping bees thrive in a big way, say people working in beekeeping. Bees thrive on organic farms because there is no use of pesticides and contribute greatly to agricultural production. “Organic farmers get quality yield when they have bees in their fields,” says beekeeper Bhimsingh DR. “Heavy pesticide …

Many agri-tech companies work with farmers to produce residue-free fruits and vegetables Indian consumers are becoming more health conscious and conscious about what they eat. Due to this trend, two types of farming have gained popularity: zero-residue farming and organic farming. Typically, …

The EU is set to inject some €112 million into Albanian agricultural and rural development, including sustainability, agro-tourism and organic farming, under the IPARD III program announced on Wednesday. The program covers the period 2021 to 2027 and aims to support sustainable food systems by strengthening the competitiveness of the agri-food sector and progressively aligning …

Debunking the idea of ​​increasing the application of chemical pesticides to fix agricultural produce and reap more profits, farmers in Cuttack District have a different story to tell. Women members of the Biseswar Self Help Group from the village of Budukunia under the block of Mahanga showed how the use of vermicompost and organic manure …

The Basavaraj Bommai administration has cut the budget allocation for organic farming this financial year to Rs 20 crore, the lowest in eight years, angering supporters and practitioners of this sustainable farming model. Last year, the government set aside Rs 50 crore for organic farming. With the exception of 2020-2021, when the money allocated was …

Thank you dear subscribers, we are delighted with your response. Your Turn is a unique section of ThePrint featuring the views of its subscribers. If you are a subscriber, have a point of view, please send it to us. Otherwise, subscribe here: https://theprint.in/subscribe/ In recent years, the Sri Lankan government has started spending more on …

The chief executive of Syngenta, a Swiss agrochemical giant owned by state-owned ChemChina, has urged farmers in rich countries to move away from organic production and focus on sustainability. Syngenta CEO Erik Fyrwald told Swiss newspaper NZZ am Sonntag that organic farming is not delivering enough yields to cope with the food insecurity expected in …

According to the CEO of Syngenta, yields from organic farming can be up to 50% lower than from non-organic farming, depending on the product. © Keystone / Peter Schneider Erik Fyrwald, CEO of Swiss agrochemical group Syngenta, has called for an end to organic farming to avoid a worsening food crisis. The president of the …

Ukraine’s war-induced energy crisis has disillusioned many politicians that the world could make a rapid transition to green energy powered by solar, wind and wishful thinking. As food prices soar and conflict threatens a global food crisis, we face another unpopular reality: organic farming is inefficient, land-intensive and very expensive, and it would leave billions …

U.S. Representative David Scott of Georgia’s 13th congressional district, which includes the southern part of Cobb County, visited the Rodale Institute Southeast Biological Center. The Center Bio du Sud-Est is located at Many times the farmowned by Rebecca and Ross Williams, in Chattahoochee Hills in the 13th Congressional District. According to a press release from …

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February has become a costly war, not only in terms of devastating human casualties. While Ukraine, known as the “breadbasket of the world”, is a major producer of conventional and organic crops such as wheat, barley, sunflower oil, etc., the war causes major disruptions in agriculture and trade, and now …

Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government is ready to introduce organic farming involving school students in the state.The plan will be implemented from the day of Akshay Tritiya also called “Akti” which falls on May 3. Initially, upper secondary schools are being considered for this initiative along with agricultural education. Children will grow vegetables in schools and …

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There were a total of 380 applicants to the organic farming program this year. This is an increase of almost 20% in the number of applications for the program compared to 2021, said Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Marine, Pippa Hackett. In total, this means that just under 700 new …

Meet Rajwinder Sinhadhali who farms on an 8 acre plot and cultivates crops like sugarcane, potato and turmeric and uses the natural method of farming which earns him 6-7 lakh profit every year. Rajwinder Singh Dhaliwal, a resident of Loha …

Previous story: Shanti Asian School celebrates Earth Day – themed “Mother Earth” Ridge Valley School celebrates Earth Day; integrates organic agriculture on the school campus Posted on April 23, 2022 World Earth Day reminds us to protect and nurture Mother Earth and her species, to make her a better place for generations to come. In …

In 2017, when Indra Raj Jat and Seema Saini from Jaipur, Rajasthan completed their studies, their parents wanted them to get a job. But they had different ideas about what they wanted to do next. The duo studied agriculture at the same college, Seema did his MSc while Indra did his BSc, and shared the …

Vista CA—Dr. Bronner’s announced its support for Weed like change, a campaign that aims to educate the public about the environmental benefits of regenerative organic farming in the cannabis industry. The campaign runs in Oregon and California from April 11 to July 11, 2022, and in support of the initiative, Dr. Bronner’s has produced a …

Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU) signed a memorandum of understanding with companies, separately, here on Saturday on research and training in various agricultural products and practices. The MoU was signed with Sresta Natural Bioproducts Ltd and Wevio Global Private Ltd by University Registrar S. Sudheer Kumar and Managing Director of Sresta Natural Bioproducts …

Dir Agri calls on farmers to reap the benefits of organic farming posted on April 16, 2022 | Author RK News Srinagar, April 15: Kashmir Director of Agriculture, Chowdhary Mohammed Iqbal today visited Zisbal Laam and Hajinnar area of ​​Tral in Pulwama district and inaugurated awareness programs in the respective villages. Speaking …

Imphal: In a bid to shape a healthier society, Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Wednesday called on farmers in the state to gradually switch to organic farming.He said a “farmers cell” should be set up by the Manipur Department of Agriculture along the lines of “CM da haisi” (let’s talk to the CM) with …

Fenaco promotes the organic production of crops in particular demand. As of this year’s harvest, the agricultural cooperative will take over all varieties of cereals, pulses and oilseeds from organic farming from more than 50 local cereal collection points throughout Switzerland. The production of sunflowers, field beans, edible oats and soybeans will receive additional financial …

Are you wondering how you will occupy your children during the summer holidays? These activities provide the perfect getaway for you and your kids while keeping them entertained and helping them learn something new! As summer vacation approaches, most children spend their days at home. But you don’t want your kid to spend their endless …

The farmer has a far-sighted vision of organic farming | Image Courtesy: Bonguram Nagaraju/Facebook HIGHLIGHTS Bonguram Nagaraju quit his corporate job in Hyderabad to pursue organic farming. The use of pesticides and fertilizers in food prompted the 32-year-old to start working on his own farm. His efforts to revolutionize agriculture have been recognized by the …

The closing date for the organic farming program has been extended, the Minister of State for the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine, Senator Pippa Hackett, announced. Applications for the organic farming scheme can now be submitted until the new closing date of Friday 22 April. The Organic Farming Scheme, which aims to increase the …

ZMAG members and various agricultural stakeholders gave advice here over the weekend in a session to review how the VIUNGO project continues to be implemented and bring about change in the vegetable, fruit and vegetable sector. spices to bring productivity to the islands. The VIUNGO project is a project aimed at unlocking the potential of …

Dr Ashu SharmaConventional farming systems have increased yield per area while reducing labor requirements. Factors responsible for yield increases include the use of new plant varieties that use fertilizers more efficiently, cultural practices (i.e. food quality and safety are two vital factors that have captured the constant attention of ordinary people Conventional practices contribute to …

MEPs in the EU Agriculture and Rural Development Committee today [Thursday, March 31] recommended to help Member States to promote organic farming. Members of the committee voted unanimously in favor of a report on the EU action plan for organic farming. The report points out that the share of agricultural land devoted to organic farming …

By PTI NEW DELHI: The government has implemented two programs promoting organic farming through clusters and Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) since 2015-2016, Lok Sabha informed on Tuesday. The two programs are Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) and Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North Eastern Region (MOVCDNER). Union Minister of State for Agriculture Kailash Choudhary …

Farmers are encouraged to consider upgrading their agricultural businesses to organic status, where the use of artificial fertilizers, pesticides and other chemicals is excluded and an approach that does not harm the environment is adopted. Only 2% of Irish farmland is used for organic farming, but a government program has been set up to increase …

Elizabeth Martin, market gardener from La Trinidad, Benguet (Photo courtesy of Bicol Umalohokan) By MAVIC CONDEBicol Umalohokan / Bulatlat.com LEGAZPI CITY, Albay – Elizabeth Martin, a vegetable farmer from La Trinidad, Benguet, said when it comes to agriculture, the roles of men and women are not that different. “Women also plant crops, water them and …

Ppopular wisdom is often wrong. Consider, for example, how she perceives organic farming, which has become a $48 billion an annual industry in the United States Organic produce is sold at outlets ranging from local farmers’ markets to large supermarket chains, and many people assume that there is something more natural, healthy, or environmentally sustainable …

In its second agricultural budget, the DMK government proposed a dozen assorted measures to deter farmers from converting agricultural land into housing sites. Also, the revival of indigenous seeds and organic farming, the establishment of a gene pool for the digitization of the agricultural process, the modernization and decentralization of the supply chain are included …

CABANATUAN CITY — Some 73 farmers from Bongabon, in the province of Nueva Ecija, recently completed agricultural training focusing on organic farming and ‘agripreneurship’. Agricultural training is part of the Kabalikat sa Kabuhayan (KSK) program of SM Foundation Incorporated (SMFI). The foundation pointed out that “if you give a man a fish, you feed him …

Sujal Pradhan, NET Correspondent, Sikkim Chairperson of Sikkim’s Commission for Other Backward Classes – Pavitra Bhandari has claimed that the General Budget 2022 has been meticulously crafted with the aim of “leaving no citizen behind”. Speaking to the ‘Vartalap’ workshop, Bhandari said the budget incorporated a number of projects, emphasizing emphatically the development of chemical-free …

Speaking on the occasion, the director of agriculture of Kashmir, Chowdhary Muhammad Iqbal underlined the importance of the various initiatives taken by the ministry for the development of the agricultural sector in the region. Atomic Absorption Spectrometer (AAS) inaugurated at …

Organic farming is a production system that avoids or largely excludes the use of synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, growth regulators, genetically modified organisms and livestock feed additives. Organic methods can increase agricultural productivity, repair decades of environmental damage and connect small farming families to more sustainable distribution networks leading to better food security if they organize …

Added March 8, 2022 Images News Network Said of efforts to increase productivity through the infusion of traditional knowledge, modern science and technology Jammu: Lt. Governor Manoj Sinha said on Monday that his administration is giving fresh impetus to organic agriculture to bring about a paradigm shift in agrarian policy, rural prosperity and improved incomes …

Efforts to grow organic vegetables that cause much less damage to farmland have paid off as China’s southwest Yunnan Province has tried to fulfill its promise to better protect its natural resources. In the track field under the guidance of Yunling Organic Agriculture Development Co., Ltd, soil organic matter has been improved while the content …

Chennai: An agricultural startup recently held a special screening of Mr. Manikandan Kadaisi Vivasayi’s film for farmers to motivate them to pursue organic farming. The film tells the story of the last active farmer in an isolated village who tries to resist a real estate developer. The Tamil film, starring Nallandi, Vijay Sethupathi, Yogi Babu, …

Representation of the image of a farmer spreading organic fertilizers Farmers in Uttarakhand derive significant benefits from organic farming. For example, Gopal Dinta (36), a farmer from Utpalta village in Chakrata region of Dehradun, has seen his income increase by more than …

By Express press service UTTARAKHAND: Organic farming is paying rich dividends to farmers in parts of Uttarakhand. For example, the income of Gopal Dinta (36), a farmer from Utpalta village in Chakrata region of Dehradun, has increased by more than 40% since he switched to organic farming in 2017. “I started under the supervision of …

Do you practice Natural Agriculture or Organic Agriculture? Do you know the difference between these two? Keep reading the article to know more about their similarities and differences. Difference Between Organic and Natural Farming In …

organic-farming-market Organic farming market: key insights The latest research report, titled “Global Organic farming market Insights 2022 and Forecast 2028, this includes an overview and an in-depth study of the factors which are considered to have a greater influence on the future development of the market, such as market size, market share, different industry dynamics, …

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Srinagar: An interface of progressive organic farmers from the valley and scientists from the university’s organic group organized an interaction program at the Shalimar campus in which scientists and the farming community shared their views.The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Nazir Ahmad Ganai chaired the session, besides Director of Extension, Prof. Dil Mohammad Makhdoomi, Director of Research, …

Wicklow farmers are invited to apply for the expanded organic farming scheme. he Department of Agriculture has confirmed that the scheme is open to new applications, as part of a government commitment to increase the area of ​​organically farmed land in Ireland. An additional 5 million euros have been allocated to the scheme’s budget to …

Srinagar: Kashmir Director of Agriculture Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal today inaugurated a one-day workshop on “Organic Agriculture and its Commercialization” at Lalmandi Agricultural Complex, Srinagar. The workshop was organized by the Kashmir Directorate of Agriculture in collaboration with INVEST INDIA, the National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency.After opening the event, addressing the workshop participants, the Director …

Where there is a will, there must be a way. If a person is determined in his mind to do something new, he definitely achieves success. Shri Ramgopal, a farmer from Sirsoda village in Bhind district, proved it. Farmer Shri Ramgopal has embraced organic farming while renouncing agriculture based on chemical fertilizers. Ramgopal derives very …

By R. M. Samanmalee Swarnalatha The Sri Lankan government’s ill-planned organic farming policy that banned the use of chemical fertilizers on farms has upset farmers in this rice-growing heartland and a political stronghold of the ruling coalition. The policy has also drawn criticism from agricultural experts, who warn that Sri Lanka‘s food security is at …

Farmer Jairam Jairam Gaikwad, a farmer from Bagholi village in Betul district, earns Rs 35 lakh per year by using only 10 acres out of his 30 acres for organic farming. Jayaram grows sugarcane on five acres, a vermicomposting unit on …

Express press service TIRUCHY: To set an example, the Department of Agriculture harvested two traditional rice varieties from its sprawling five-acre seed farm in Neikuppai Pudhur village, Lalgudi block, with an average production of 2. 2 tons per acre, entirely by organic methods. The seeds would be distributed to farmers to promote organic farming. Although …

Our reporter Dimapur, February 5 (EMN): The Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare had released INR 2,258.89 lakh to the state of Nagaland against the allocation of INR 2,837.80 lakh in 2020-21 under the mission Value Chain Development Program for the North East Region (MOVCDNER). A total of INR 2134.89 lakh of the release …

Narmada River Following the Union’s proposed financial plan to initiate chemical-free agriculture along the Ganges, the government of Madhya Pradesh has selected natural agriculture along the Narmada River, which is seen as the lifeline express, an authority said Thursday. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan held a meeting of ministers and senior officials on Wednesday, and …

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has always enjoyed different pursuits beyond cricket. He has a gift for everything related to nature, especially agriculture. He posted a series of videos from his farm on his Instagram account and showed fans his farming skills. Dhoni’s love for bikes is evident, and following his passion he has …

Last July, the UN released a startling report documenting the effect of the pandemic on global food security in 2020: “In many parts of the world, the pandemic has triggered brutal recessions and compromised access to food. A total of three billion people could not afford a nutritious diet, and just under 10% of the …

V. Kamakoti, the new director of IIT Madras, diligently follows in the footsteps of his family V. Kamakoti, who recently took over as director of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, is a real blue boy from Chennai. In this interaction, he explains his areas of intervention for the institute. He was educated at Vidhya …

Hukumchand Patidar, a class 10 dropout from Rajasthan, is said to design the organic agriculture curriculum for agricultural universities in India. A farmer from Manpura village in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, he was praised by the Padma Shri in 2018 for his work promoting organic farming on his farm, Swami Vivekananda Jaivik Krishi Anusandhan Kendra. …

Jaipur, January 18 Believe it or not, but a class 10 dropout from Rajasthan would sit alongside scientists and academicians to design an organic farming curriculum for agricultural universities in India. The man in charge of a mission is Hukumchand Patidar, a farmer from the village of Manpura in the district of Jhalawar in Rajasthan. …

Jaipur, January 18 Believe it or not, but a class 10 dropout from Rajasthan would sit alongside scientists and academicians to design an organic farming curriculum for agricultural universities in India. The man in charge of a mission is Hukumchand Patidar, a farmer from the village of Manpura in the district of Jhalawar in Rajasthan. …

Cherry tomatoes Through biological agriculture, a farmer in the town produces a unique type of tomato known as the “cherry tomato.” The exceptional tomatoes, according to sources, are worth Rs 400 to Rs 600 per kilogram and produce throughout the year. Another advantage of this tomato is that it produces all year round for the …

Gandhinagar: Highlighting the negative impact that chemical fertilizers were creating, Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah once again called on farmers to start a “new green revolution” by adopting methods natural agriculture. Shah was virtually addressing farmers in Gandhinagar on Saturday after launching the Gujarat government’s natural farming initiative logo, mobile app and electric …

Biological agriculture In addition to providing cash assistance to farmers under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi, the government provided capital grants to encourage agricultural producer organizations (OPAs). Haridwar, an FPO-Jivamrit organic agricultural production company based in Uttarakhand, is one such example. On the occasion of the Happy New Year 2022, a virtual meeting between Prime …

Data from the Committee for Ecological Agriculture of the Valencian Community (CAECV) at the end of 2021 indicate that the number of organic operators and the area devoted to organic production in the whole of the Valencian Community have increased by almost 20 %. According to CAECV, the region of La Ribera had until December …

Organic farming offers various benefits, such as preserving the organic content of the soil. Organic farmers use strategies to preserve and increase fertility, soil composition and biodiversity, as well as to minimize erosion. Reduce the risk of exposure to hazardous materials for humans, animals and the environment. Let’s take a look at the best organic …

AEO Santosh explains waste decomposer preparation to farmers The dedication of an Agricultural Extension Officer (AEO) G Santosh towards his hard work and innovative spirit brought smiles to many farmers from Tadkal to Kangti Mandal, Telangana. He made some suggestions and sensitized the farmers on how to prepare, use and get the benefits derived from …

A farmer doing organic farming Organic Farming: There was a time when experts and scientists insisted on the use of chemicals to meet the dietary needs of the growing population in India. But now they are advising farmers to use less chemicals. Agri-scientists say chemicals should be the last option for farmers because too much …