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Chandigarh
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Navjot Singh Sidhu, Punjab Cabinet Minister today said initiatives like that taken by the Chandigarh-based trust, Dialogue Highway can stir a revolutionary movement which can go a long way for the ecological development. He was speaking at inaugural session of two-day conference of the 3rd National Dialogue on Himalayan Ecology...
The event was organized at Sri Hargobindpur and Miani on 9th June and at Hoshiarpur on 10th June More than 2000 farmers attended the event Dhanuka Agritech’s safety kits were distributed to farmers along with literatures on various crops & note to be followed for doubling income Dhanuka Agritech...
IL&FS Skills is implementing RPL in Agriculture Sector for Dairy Farmer/Entrepreneur, Tuber Crop Cultivator and Maize Cultivator Job Roles IL&FS Skills, a joint initiative of IL&FS Education & National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC), organized a certificate distribution ceremony for successful trainees of PMKVY RPL in Agriculture Sector for Dairy Farmer/Entrepreneur,...
2200 blank cheques have been so far returned Youth Kamal Organisation, an NGO that fights for the rights of the farmers, today said they have received a written complaint from the farmers community under ‘Kisan Bachao, Desh Bachao’ campaign stating that on one hand farmers land is put on mortgage,...
MSDE will facilitate identification of new job roles and alignment of the ongoing courses with NSQF for MoA&FW through Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) Both the ministries intend to use Training Infrastructure (TI) already established under MoA&FW viz. NIAM, MANAGE etc. In order to develop skills and...
A technologically advanced, all new version of Mahindra’s App based digital advisory platform for farmers Mahindra Agri Solutions Limited (MASL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., today announced the launch of MyAgriGuru2.0, a technologically advanced, all new version of its popular App based digital advisory platform for farmers. The...
Chandigarh, Ministry of Agriculture has initiated various projects and schemes benefitting farmers fraternity across the country. Amongst them, Krishi Vikas Kendra is an effort in the direction of PM's vision of doubliing the incomes of farmers. Ministry designated agency Biotechnology Development Association of India has so far opened 43...
The stage is set for opportunities of a magnitude that will make India Inc sit up and take note By Lalit Nambiar India lives in its villages. With 18 million households (representing 45 per cent of India’s workforce) living in rural India, hardly anyone would disagree with the economic or political...
A new project in a Punjab village is showing how straw management techniques can increase farmers’ output and reduce air pollution at the same time as protecting nutrients for future crop growth.  To tackle the problem of stubble burning, New Holland Agriculture- an agriculture machinery company has collaborated with...
New Holland Agriculture brand has launched a campaign to spread awareness among farmers about ill-effects of burning crop residue post harvesting, and educate them about brand’s innovative solutions that can help in straw (crop-residue) management. The awareness campaign will be carried out in Punjab and will go on for next...