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Friday, April 26, 2019
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...
NewZNew (Chandigarh) : On the third day of the 12th edition of India's Premier Biennial Agro Technology & Business Fair-CII Agro Tech 2016, a Kisan Goshthee on Fish Farming attracted a lot of farmers from far-flung areas from the neighboring states aspiring to take the plunge in fish farming...
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...
President Kovind to inaugurate CII Agro Tech 2018 on December 1 : Ram Nath Kovind, President of India will inaugurate the mega international agricultural fair on December 1, at the Parade Ground, here in Chandigarh. CII Agro Tech 2018, India’s Premier Biennial four-day Agro Technology and Business Fair, organised by the Confederation of Indian...
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...
Farmers thronged from far-flung areas on the concluding day of Kisan Goshthees an integral part of the CII Agro Tech India 2018. Balbir Singh Sidhu, Hon’ble Minister for Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development & Labour, Punjab was the Chief Guest at the valedictory session of Kisan Goshthees. He urged farmers to...
Punjab CM Directs his Principal Secretary & PEDA to Explore Project Feasibility Microsoft has evinced interest in providing solar powered portable cylinder-head-service gadgets that offer highly cost-effective light, mobile charging and internet connectivity, with special focus on use in remote areas of Punjab. Delegation of Microsoft and Veriown Global Holdings met...
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...
British High Commissioner and Deputy High Commissioner on Friday called upon Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to discuss cooperation with the state government in the promotion of agriculture and allied fields. High Commissioner Sir Dominic Asquith and Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Ayre were accompanied by their wives, Louise Asquith and Bettina...
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...