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Chandigarh
Friday, August 17, 2018
Today, in a tie up with Japanese  company, Nihon Nohyaku, Insecticides (India) Ltd has laucnhed a new Generation SUZUKA. The new generation of SUZUKA helps to controls lepidopteran pests on various Crops like paddy and vegetables. This new partnership will result into another new brand, HAKKO, which an insecticide for BPH in paddy crop. Mr. Rajesh...
New Delhi : Italy is keen to partner with Punjab in the field of agriculture and sustainable development. A delegation of Italian company Anas, led by Indo-European Sustainable Development CEO Sir John Martin Thomas, met Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to discuss collaboration in these and other areas of...
Over 30 environmentalists & agricultural economists from across the country present new perspective of reshaping Indian ecology  On the second day of the two-day conference of the 3rd National Dialogue on Himalayan Ecology various agricultural economists, environmentalists and journalists came up with effective & efficient solutions to address some of...
IFFCO iMandi will cater to over 55 million farmers, has potential to be India’s largest rural e-commerce platform IFFCO, the world’s largest processed fertilizer cooperative has taken another revolutionary step to serve and connect the farmers digitally by launching a social e-commerce app and web portal, “IFFCO iMandi”. This is...
NABARD, the apex development financial institution catering to agriculture and rural development has been providing credit support for infrastructure development, capital formation in rural areas, short term agriculture loans as also grant  support under financial inclusion, farmers/ artisans collectives viz Farmers Producers Organisations, SHGs, JLGs etc. During 2017-18, NABARD...
Chandigarh : Haryana Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, Om Prakash Dhankar, has said that time is not far when Panchkula's apple market will figure prominently on the country’s map. Given the facility of an airport, there is lot of potential for the export of good quality apples. Speaking after launching the...
NewZNew (Chandigarh) : Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the new area of interest in the Agriculture and though it’s not a solution to everything but it can help improving the productivity and quality in farming in a big way, yet it has to be applied in a cautious way. These...
Project Set to Take Off in October, Expected to Generate 5000 Jobs in State ITC Limited, one of India’s leading multi-business corporates, has decided to further increase its investment in the integrated Food Park it is development in Kapurthala to Rs. 1700 crore. This was conveyed to Punjab Chief Minister Captain...
Takes Stock of White-Fly Infestation of Cotton Crops in Mansa, Convenes Meeting To Launch Surveillance & Action Plan Vowing to take suppliers of spurious pesticides and seeds to task, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged farmers to use only the varieties recommended by the Punjab Agricultural University...
Young Minds from 24 Universities present new perspectives towards reshaping Indian agriculture NewZNew (Chandigarh) : CII Agro Tech 2016, witnessed Agri Hackathon (AgHack), a 20 hour hacking session that brought together a mix of young minds with diverse backgrounds to develop applications on pre-identified themes at Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Headquarters,...