February 20, 2020 1:07 am
Application of fertilisers based on soil testing taken up on a mission mode is creating a quiet revolution.
February 17, 2020 4:15 pm
Soil health card provides information to farmers on nutrient status of their soil along with recommendation on appropriate dosage of nutrients to be applied for improving its health and fertility.
August 15, 2019 6:59 am
A measurable and time-bound programme for increasing organic matter content in our soils is needed to preserve and boost crop productivity.
August 05, 2019 6:03 am
Soil health cards were rolled out across the country in August 2015 after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made it a key agenda item.
July 06, 2017 7:16 pm
The soil health cards contain technical and other key information about the cultivation of the land concerned and details of type of soil and proper crops to be cultivated in it, Chhattisgarh Agriculture Minister Brijmohan Agrawal said.
June 21, 2016 6:36 am
‘Speed of distribution slow, state says it will complete the task by March, 2017’
March 09, 2015 12:00 am
It has left out key concerns of agriculture, environment and women.