Drip Irrigation In Rice : A Way To Increase Water Use Efficiency In Rice

Drip Irrigation In Rice : A Way To Increase Water Use Efficiency In Rice

When people listen to this word “Drip in Rice” most of the people think that is it possible? and some of them assumes that it wouldn’t happen. Drip irrigation is not only possible in horticultural crops, it is also possible in Rice. Continuous irrigation from natural resources such as fresh rain water sustain the expansion…

PM PRANAM Scheme: Aim, objectives, Feature of scheme

PM PRANAM Scheme: Aim, objectives, Feature of scheme

In order to reduce the use of chemical fertilizers by incentivizing states, the Union government plans to introduce PM PRANAM Scheme. It is an initiative that encourages a balanced use of fertilizers with bio-fertilizers and organic fertilizers as alternative forms of nutrients. The idea of the PM PRANAM Scheme was proposed during the National Conference…

Kisan Drone : Advantages, Cost, Subsidy, Companies

Kisan Drone : Advantages, Cost, Subsidy, Companies

In farming, apart from fertilizers, and seeds, what is costly is the labour wage. Leaving few rich states like Punjab and Haryana, even poorer states like Bihar do not get enough labor at the time of farming. In such a situation, technology has stood in favor of the farmers. But the use of technology in…

Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture | Climate resilient agriculture

Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture | Climate resilient agriculture

We have moved from “Climate Change will happen stage to Climate Changing is happening” stage as evident by ever increase in number of cyclones, floods, hurricanes forest fire, drought in recent years. Floods cover vast regions, causing people to lose their homes. Drought causes crop to die, which mean people go hungry. The sea level…

Mosaic Company Foundation Awards for Plant Nutrition Research

Mosaic Company Foundation Awards for Plant Nutrition Research

Gurgaon, India, September 14, 2022 — Mosaic India and the S M Sehgal Foundation celebrated The Mosaic Company Foundation annual awards honoring outstanding research in plant nutrition on Wednesday, September 14, 2022. Mosaic Company Foundation Awards for Plant Nutrition Research In its sixth year, the Best Doctoral Research award is presented by The Mosaic Company…

September Issue – Times of Agriculture e-Magazine

September Issue – Times of Agriculture e-Magazine

Respected readers, September issue of Times of Agriculture e-magazine is going to be very important for you. As we all know that recently Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given emphasis on Biofortification. The basic principle of developing biofortified Varieties is to increase the nutrient content of such Varities by selecting high yielding Varieties, which…

India ban wheat export | wheat production in india 2022

India ban wheat export | wheat production in india 2022

India has suspended wheat exports since May 13, 2022. In a notice published in the Official Gazette, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) justified the ban by explaining that the soaring global wheat prices have put pressure  on food security, not only in India, but also in neighbouring and vulnerable countries. However, exports will…