Pollinator Week: Economic impact of pollination cannot be underestimated
Annual market value of crop production directly linked to pollination was $235-$577 billion, says report
Pollinator Week: How climate change disrupts flower growth, puts bees at risk
Habitat loss, nutritional deficiencies and lack of varied diet of pollinators is impacting plant and flower growth
Pollinator Week: How well-pollinated crops are important for agriculture
Pollination by bees, birds, flies holds a lot of significance: They affect 35% of world’s crop production
COVID-19: Delayed wheat harvest has Bihar worried over seeds
The delay due to lockdown can result in 25-30% fall in seed production, according to agricultural scientists
एक पेड़ से सीजन में होती है 1.5 लाख तक आमदनी, फलियों से बनते हैं व्यंजन
मणिपुर में अमीर परिवार बेटियों की शादी में इस पेड़ का पौधा उपहार स्वरूप देते हैं, इसकी फलियों से स्वादिष्ट व पौष्टिक व्यंजन बनाए ...
जीएम से कोई समझौता नहीं: स्वदेशी जागरण मंच
मंच के राष्ट्रीय प्रवक्ता दीपक शर्मा ने बताया कि सीएसई की रिपोर्ट बेहद गंभीर है। खाद्य उत्पादों में जीएम को लेकर कोई समझौता नहीं ...
Guess what's helping Indian coffee: Blockchain
It took two seasons, but farmers have taken to Coffee Board of India’s blockchain-based portal
Dangers of artificial ripening of fruits and vegetables
Chemicals used to ripen fruits artificially are toxic and can also affect people's neurological system
क्या जीएम फसल पर सख्त हो रही है सरकार
पिछले 15 दिन में हरियाणा के दो गांवों में प्रशासन द्वारा बीटी बैंगन की फसल को नष्ट किया गया है। जबकि जीएम फसल का ...
Cases against Monsanto’s glyphosate double in a month
The German drugmaker now faces 8,000 cases in the US against its weedkiller
Speciality rice varieties of Kerala are storehouse of nutrition: study
Rice can be a vital source of nutrition if some of the nutritious varieties of rice traditionally grown can be popularised
Fruit from Jambudweep
Jamrul, they say, gave India its ancient name of Jambudweep. The fruit was easily available till a few decades ago, but is now a rarity
Raising the stakes
Farmers cannot escape the impact of global trade regimes. The lack of a safety net makes it worse
Honey traders oppose GM mustard, to observe day-long protest on Sep 28
The beekeepers across India pointed out the adverse impact that GM cotton had on bees when it was introduced in 2002
Avartanasheel Kheti: Bundelkhand Diaries
A farmer in Uttar Pradesh's drought-prone Bundelkhand region demonstrates the benefits of mixed cropping
Genetically engineered foods safe for health, environment: Study
The report recommended that new crop varieties should be regulated on a plant’s characteristics rather than the process by which it was …
Desert Locust outbreak in Yemen poses risk to neighbouring countries
Locusts can have devastating effect on crops, especially in vulnerable areas
Coconuts: Goa's trees or grass?
Goa government's decision to derecognise coconut palm as a tree has left the state's trademark tree at the mercy of developers
EU votes down countries’ proposal to opt out of GM imports
Half of the European Union’s 28 countries had decided to go against the cultivation of genetically modified crops
Green revolution or less food?
Return of the blight?
A new aggressive strain ofpotato blight has started spreading in Europe and threatens crops across the world
It is difficult to predict the behaviour of genetically engineered crops to resist viruses