August 27, 2021 6:52 pm
Microbial communities associated with the root biomass of hybrids differed considerably from the non-hybrid varieties.
June 29, 2021 10:50 pm
The fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) is a species in the order Lepidoptera and is the larval life stage of a fall armyworm moth. It is regarded as a pest and can damage and destroy a wide variety of crops, which causes large economic damage.
July 02, 2020 2:17 pm
Acres under kharif maize rise by 4%, farmers want MSP higher than paddy.
June 11, 2020 7:43 am
The feed grain is a major crop in nine districts covering 50 out of the state’s 243 Assembly seats
January 25, 2020 12:39 pm
Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) and the Punjab Agriculture Department have already organised several workshops to caution the farmers against the attack of fall armyworm.
November 29, 2019 8:20 am
What is the total area under Maize cultivation in Punjab? To diversify from paddy, how much area should Punjab bring under maize? All your questions answered.
November 25, 2019 1:50 am
At the meeting, it was decided that they work with farmers for implementation of improved package of maize cultivation practices aimed at narrowing the gap in economic returns vis-à-vis rice.
July 18, 2019 9:46 am
Rains have largely been absent in Marathwada and Vidarbha, the main belts for cotton, oilseed and pulses, where farmers have gone for bajra and maize as alternatives.
May 28, 2019 9:54 am
Government officials says that maize is the ultimate solution to replace paddy in Haryana and has various strengths such as many fold water saving, increase wheat yield, suitable for conservation and less chemical input in maize farming.
June 03, 2016 1:34 am
Today, maize farmers from Nabarangpur’s Raighar and Umerkote blocks, like Sarkar from Hatibeda village, are eagerly waiting for the e-auction to resume in June when the Rabi harvest starts.