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Gujarat Government Boost For Hydroponic Farming In Cities
Gujarat Government Boost For Hydroponic Farming In Cities
Mar 02, 2021

A few start-ups in Ahmedabad too are helping individuals and institutions in hydroponics farming.

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Agriculture Growth ‘Bright Spark’ In Times Of Pandemic: Study
Agriculture Growth ‘Bright Spark’ In Times Of Pandemic: Study
Feb 27, 2021

According to a CARE Rating report (February 2021), this sector is likely to “grow by 3.4% this year (2020-21) on top of 4% growth” in the previous year.

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Efforts To Produce More Of World’s ‘Costliest Spice’ In India
Efforts To Produce More Of World’s ‘Costliest Spice’ In India
Feb 26, 2021

In Kashmir, Saffron is mainly grown on well-drained ‘karewa’ soil and is cultivated at an elevation of about 2,000 metres above mean sea level.

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Benefits Of High Yield May Not Pass On To Farmers, Claim Leaders
Benefits Of High Yield May Not Pass On To Farmers, Claim Leaders
Feb 25, 2021

This is higher by 5.84 million tonnes than the production achieved during 2019-20.

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Don’t Throw Away Used Tea Leaves, Use It As Compost
Don’t Throw Away Used Tea Leaves, Use It As Compost
Feb 24, 2021

Tea leaves, or bags, can simply be put in compost pile after it swells in boiled water.

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Groundwater Reserves A Concern In India’s Cereal-Growing Regions
Groundwater Reserves A Concern In India’s Cereal-Growing Regions
Feb 17, 2021

Recent shifts to greater food production in the dry season to avoid unreliable rainfall in the wet season may further increase dependency on ground- and surface-water for agricultural irrigation.

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Farmer Leaders United In Seeking MSP For All
Farmer Leaders United In Seeking MSP For All
Feb 10, 2021

The RSS-affiliated farmer union has launched a 'Jan Jagran' programme in villages since January 26 to 'spread awareness' regarding the new farm laws.

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Centre Allocates Rs.1,050 Cr For Agricultural Mechanisation Scheme
Centre Allocates Rs.1,050 Cr For Agricultural Mechanisation Scheme
Feb 09, 2021

Over 13 lakh agricultural machines have been distributed and more than 27,500 Custom Hiring Institutions established.

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From Delhi’s Boat Club To Ghazipur Border; From Father Tikait To The Son
From Delhi’s Boat Club To Ghazipur Border; From Father Tikait To The Son
Jan 30, 2021

The Tikaits were from a non-descriptive village Sisauli in the then Muzaffarnagar district – the Jat hinterland in Western Uttar Pradesh.

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Tractor As New Symbol Of Mass Protest: Iconic Images And Props Of Dissent
Tractor As New Symbol Of Mass Protest: Iconic Images And Props Of Dissent
Jan 29, 2021

The tractor became a representation of possible exploitation, depravity, frustration, and anger among the millions, who till the land to feed a nation

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