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Chandigarh
Monday, May 28, 2018
Chandigarh, Ministry of Agriculture has initiated various projects and schemes benefitting farmers fraternity across the country. Amongst them, Krishi Vikas Kendra is an effort in the direction of PM's vision of doubliing the incomes of farmers. Ministry designated agency Biotechnology Development Association of India has so far opened 43...
Project Set to Take Off in October, Expected to Generate 5000 Jobs in State ITC Limited, one of India’s leading multi-business corporates, has decided to further increase its investment in the integrated Food Park it is development in Kapurthala to Rs. 1700 crore. This was conveyed to Punjab Chief Minister Captain...
A new project in a Punjab village is showing how straw management techniques can increase farmers’ output and reduce air pollution at the same time as protecting nutrients for future crop growth.  To tackle the problem of stubble burning, New Holland Agriculture- an agriculture machinery company has collaborated with...
A technologically advanced, all new version of Mahindra’s App based digital advisory platform for farmers Mahindra Agri Solutions Limited (MASL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., today announced the launch of MyAgriGuru2.0, a technologically advanced, all new version of its popular App based digital advisory platform for farmers. The...
2200 blank cheques have been so far returned Youth Kamal Organisation, an NGO that fights for the rights of the farmers, today said they have received a written complaint from the farmers community under ‘Kisan Bachao, Desh Bachao’ campaign stating that on one hand farmers land is put on mortgage,...
New Holland Agriculture brand has launched a campaign to spread awareness among farmers about ill-effects of burning crop residue post harvesting, and educate them about brand’s innovative solutions that can help in straw (crop-residue) management. The awareness campaign will be carried out in Punjab and will go on for next...
MSDE will facilitate identification of new job roles and alignment of the ongoing courses with NSQF for MoA&FW through Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) Both the ministries intend to use Training Infrastructure (TI) already established under MoA&FW viz. NIAM, MANAGE etc. In order to develop skills and...
Punjab CM Directs his Principal Secretary & PEDA to Explore Project Feasibility Microsoft has evinced interest in providing solar powered portable cylinder-head-service gadgets that offer highly cost-effective light, mobile charging and internet connectivity, with special focus on use in remote areas of Punjab. Delegation of Microsoft and Veriown Global Holdings met...
The stage is set for opportunities of a magnitude that will make India Inc sit up and take note By Lalit Nambiar India lives in its villages. With 18 million households (representing 45 per cent of India’s workforce) living in rural India, hardly anyone would disagree with the economic or political...
Takes Stock of White-Fly Infestation of Cotton Crops in Mansa, Convenes Meeting To Launch Surveillance & Action Plan Vowing to take suppliers of spurious pesticides and seeds to task, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged farmers to use only the varieties recommended by the Punjab Agricultural University...