Rs 50,000 crore of loans will be extra to farmers over the next five years under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY).
The Norwegian team of officials is visiting India to attend the Norway-Asia Business Summit 2015 being held at New Delhi.
Edible flowers are the naturally grown flowers that can be consumed safely. Such flowers are the part of regional cuisines.
RCED conducts training programmes ifor target groups such as women and youth on behalf of government departments.
They demanded closing down slaughter houses, getting grazing land encroachment free, arrangement of water & power in cattle pounds.
Diversification would become a reality with creation of more food parks including the one coming up in Kapurthala district in Punjab.
The four-day event will have 36 global & 162 domestic exhibitors, coming together to discuss the way forward for agriculture.
Air pollution poses the biggest threat to India's agriculture production as it could lead to a decline of more than 30% in yields.
Khuranas have won many prestigious awards at national, regional and state level championships in the past six decades.
MNREGA has in fact helped revive the agriculture sector of the country, this is being emphasised by the Social activists.
Punjab has always been in the forefront for food security of the nation and has been contributing 50% of wheat to the Central Pool.
Sowing of major summer crops such as rice, corn, soybean and cotton have started in many areas but at a slower pace.
The concerns of the agriculture sector are high on the priority of the government. Despite the constraints of the economy.
He feels that Indian agriculture has a fundamental need to become much more productive and sustainable in the years ahead.
For agriculture, the moisture balance in the soil is what really matters,” said study co-author Jason Smerdon in Climate Dynamics.
After accusing the media of not exposing the truth about Gujarat, the party plans to take on the role of the citizen journalist.
Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee gave a call to celebrate March 14 as Sikh Environment Day by taking green steps.
Five of Bihar's farmers broke world record in paddy production and created new record in the yield of potato and wheat recently.
Crop Researchers have found a way to produce broccoli that has more anti-cancer benefits and won’t spoil quickly in refrigerator.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal inaugurated the first ever "Progressive Punjab Agriculture Summit" near Chandigarh.