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organic farming

Parliament nod on pesticide and seed bills likely next session: MoS Agri

Pesticide Management Bill seeks to regulate the pesticide sector by fixing prices and setting up of a regulatory authority.

19 Sep 2019 2:01 PM

Cabinet clears proposal of organic farming mission

It is aimed to support and increase organic farming in state.

22 Aug 2018 2:47 AM

Urban techie’s adventurous tryst with farming

His book Moong over Microchips: Adventures of a Techie-Turned-Farmer takes the reader on Venkat’s journey.

18 Apr 2018 12:59 AM

Here are 3 ways to make healthy habits more rewarding

By choosing to follow disciplined lifestyle. one is bound to take the matters of health seriously and vigilantly.

03 Apr 2018 1:19 PM

Retired teacher seeds organic farming in Odisha

The 85-year-old teacher, Natabar Sarangi, so far collected over 647 varieties of paddy seeds from states like Odisha, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh.

10 Mar 2018 5:08 AM


The social side of being human

Social worker, motivator and enterprising business woman, Manju Mathew’s hope is to spread joy with her charitable initiatives.

15 Feb 2018 12:29 AM

Arunachal Pradesh: Imports hurting kiwi growers in Northeast

The idea behind launching a winery is to bridge the consumer-producer gap and thereby encourage the farmers to continue the framing of kiwis.

09 Dec 2017 5:20 AM

Here's why you should go organic

Comprehensive study claims that organic vegetables are actually healthier though expensive

17 Jun 2017 6:28 PM

For a greener world

From protecting people to protecting the environment, this officer is making a difference.

11 May 2017 12:30 AM

Government’s organic farming dream for N-E turns ‘messy’

Under the changed structure, the DoNER secretary will co-chair the meetings on the issue of organic value chain.

13 Feb 2017 1:37 AM


58-year-old green warrior takes battle to your backyard

H.R. Jayaram is a lawyer-turned agriculturist and the brain behind The Green Path Foundation.

19 Dec 2016 8:28 AM