Category: Agriculture News

Indian set for record kharif crop harvest

Indian set for record kharif crop harvest Food grain output in the ongoing 2017-18 kharif season is likely to surpass last years record of 139.4 MT due to higher acreage and good monsoons for the second straight year,Indian set for record kharif crop harvest, Agriculture secretary shobhona K pattanayak said today. So far, more than

Crop planting up2.6% from year ago

Crop planting has grown 2.6% from a year age, government data on Friday showed, with increase in acreage seen mostly in cotton, sugarcane, rice and pulses. With the planting season at its fag end,crops now cover 87.82 million hectors, or 83% of the targeted  acreage, agriculture ministry data showed. While the area under coarse cereal

Precies moonsoon farmers information India 2019

 India and British scientists are working on a project together under the National Monsoon Mission to provide provide preclse farmers information about monsoon up to the block-level by 2019. Precies moonsoon farmers information India 2019 ‘’Under the National Monsoon Mission, precise farmers information about the monsoon will be provided up to block level by 2019,’’

Last two week Tomato Prices

PUNE- You may have to wait for cheaper tomatoes till mid-August as prices of the vegetable till mid-August as prices of the vegetable will start comeing down in next two week after the fresh arrival from Naghik and Bengaluru region.    However retail tomato prices cooled down by about 20 per cent in most parts of

Indian Britain , National Monsoon Mission study

Indian Britain , National Monsoon Mission Union minister for science and Technology Harshvarshon Earth science and Tsunami Indian Agroculture Locknow-  Indian and British scientists are working on a project together under the National Monsoon Mission to provide preceise information about monsoon to farmers up to the block-level by 2019.     “ under the National Monsoon

Soybean rust study will allow breeders to tailor resistant varieties to local pathogens

Soybean rust study will allow breeders to tailor resistant varieties to local pathogens. Date:- 28,june 2017 Source:-   University of lllionis college of Agriculture, consumer and Environmental Sciences. Sumary:- Midwestern growers don’t worry much about soybean rust  but the fungal disease has been popping up at the end of the growing seasons hearly ever year since