Tag: ICAR

National
ICAR sets up fact-finding panel to verify Doubling Farmers Income document

ICAR sets up fact-finding panel to verify Doubling Farmers Income document

Amid the latest debate over doubling farmers' income, ICAR has constituted a fact-finding...

Technology
Experts call for continued biotech interventions to harness full potential of GM cotton in India

Experts call for continued biotech interventions to harness full potential of GM cotton in India

Cotton experts and scientists on Thursday said that a concerted push to Genetically...

National
Possibilities of Wheat production, export - How will India emerge as a global player

Possibilities of Wheat production, export - How will India emerge as a global player

If Wheat production is increased through improved varieties, modern technologies,...

Technology
Govt encouraging adoption of innovative farm techniques

Govt encouraging adoption of innovative farm techniques

The adoption of modern and smart farming technologies by farmers depends on various...

National
Vulnerable dists under Nat'l Innovations on Climate Resilient Agriculture

Vulnerable dists under Nat'l Innovations on Climate Resilient Agriculture

As many as 310 districts of the country have been identified as the most vulnerable...

National
NARS develops high yielding species of seeds of pulses: Minister

NARS develops high yielding species of seeds of pulses: Minister

The National Agricultural Research System (NARS), under the aegis of Indian...

National
Govt working to boost cotton yields, pilot project launched

Govt working to boost cotton yields, pilot project launched

We are working very closely with Agriculture Ministry and other stakeholders on...

National
First trial shipment of bananas exported to the Netherlands

First trial shipment of bananas exported to the Netherlands

The first trial shipment of bananas has been exported to the Netherlands, the Union...

Technology
ICAR to standardize, validate, demonstrate Plasma-ized WaterTM Technology

ICAR to standardize, validate, demonstrate Plasma-ized WaterTM Technology

A path-defining memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between ICAR-Indian...

Opinion
World Food Day: Nation salutes Dr. MS Swaminathan

World Food Day: Nation salutes Dr. MS Swaminathan

Following the path taught by Prof Swaminathan, agricultural research institutes...

National
Women's contribution in agri-food systems not recognised: Prez Murmu

Women's contribution in agri-food systems not recognised: Prez Murmu

President Droupadi Murmu on Monday said women's contribution in agri-food systems...

National
Productivity of DMH-11 variety GM mustard same as hybrid varieties, better oil quantity

Productivity of DMH-11 variety GM mustard same as hybrid varieties, better oil quantity

The Supreme Court is expected to hear this week the issue of genetically modified...

Technology
Pioneering progress in pearl millet: Corteva Agriscience - ICRISAT - ICAR join hands

Pioneering progress in pearl millet: Corteva Agriscience - ICRISAT - ICAR join hands

In an era marked by growing global population and climate change concerns, a collaborative...

National
Need of the hour: Bharat Ratna for father of the green revolution

Need of the hour: Bharat Ratna for father of the green revolution

Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, a man whose name became synonymous with progress, innovation,...

National
El Nino fear:  Govt to bring 60pc Rabi wheat area under climate resilient varieties

El Nino fear: Govt to bring 60pc Rabi wheat area under climate resilient varieties

With the spectre of strong El Nino conditions looming large over India, the government...