August 02, 2022 9:22 am
The new centre at Kunjirwadi will be the fifth in the western state after one each in Manchar, Nasik, Wai and Ratnagiri.
April 14, 2022 9:38 am
Four students of CMR Institute of Technology have come up with a solution to help Indian farmers understand groundwater levels.
September 29, 2021 1:27 pm
Proponents argue gene editing can be seen as equivalent to conventional breeding but many times faster.
August 02, 2021 3:46 pm
Adding a gene encoding for a protein called FTO to both rice and potato plants increased their yield by 50 per cent in field tests.
July 30, 2021 2:28 pm
Preliminary estimates from the Brazilian government indicated last week's frosts alone had affected 370,000-490,000 acres, about 11% of the country's total arabica crop area.
July 22, 2021 2:31 pm
The farmer said his seed variety can produce up to 1,680 kg of rice per quarter hectare, more than double what he was getting from conventional varieties
May 28, 2020 11:25 pm
In the case of some commodities, price realisations also fell alongside the dip in market arrivals, indicating more distress for the producers of these items, such as poultry and milk, vegetables and some fruits.
September 24, 2019 9:53 am
PGS is a process of certifying organic products, which ensures that their production takes place in accordance with laid-down quality standards. The certification is in the form of a documented logo or a statement.
July 25, 2019 8:34 pm
On Wednesday, caretaker Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy had announced his parting gift ‘Karnataka Debt Relief Bill’, a day after losing the trust vote in the state assembly.
May 23, 2018 12:52 pm
The flying machines are used extensively in the United States and other developed countries for spraying chemicals and surveillance of crops.