Karnataka embarks on millet revolution, UAS shows the way
Processing at the University is comparatively cheap, and since there are no middlemen, farmers of Hyderabad-Karnataka save a lot.
India’s sustainable energy superheroes shine at the Ashden Awards
The Ashden Awards are a globally recognised measure of excellence in the field of sustainable energy and winners receive tailored support
Unique farmer-consumer initiative to cultivate millets to be launched on June 16
The initiative is about enlightened consumers getting into an understanding with ecological farmers to cultivate millets of their choice.
Can Baiga millet be part of mainstream?
Sikiya is an extra produce the Baigas get without even cultivating it. It has about 12 to 12.5 per cent protein.
How a farmers’ group is reviving the jackfruit
Pingara, run by 1000 farmers of Dakshin Kannada, employs 18 people and has the capacity to process over 400 kg of raw jackfruit a day.
जल, थल और मल (in Hindi)
नए तरह के शौचालय में मल और मूत्र दो अलग-अलग खानों में जाते हैं, जहां इऩ्हें सडा कर खाद बनाया जाता है।
‘Seed bags’ to promote indigenous varieties in Agency
As many as 170 farmers in three of Andhra Pradesh's districts will take up sowing diverse seed varieties in half-acre of land each in kharif 2018.
Women coconut pluckers set to scale new heights
Representatives of the Angamaly block panchayat hope the initiative will not only help empower women in the local body but also offer them jobs
A Farm of Hope and New Ideas in Rural Odisha
... provides an alternative to escape from current crisis-ridden and ecologically harmful farming practices creating serious health problems.