J-K: Panchayat in Udhampur helps farmers to double income from agriculture

J-K: Panchayat in Udhampur helps farmers to double income from agriculture

ANI | Updated: Jun 22, 2021 09:44 IST Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 22 (ANI): In line with the clarion call by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to double the farmers’ income across the country by 2022, the Udhampur administration has helped the farmers in a panchayat in the district to achieve this goal successfully.Farmers […]

Organic certification helps Bangladesh expand fish market in Germany

The country exports shrimps to Europe, but there is enough scope to increase export of both shrimp and fresh water fish German business people observed that Bangladesh should give more focus on organic certification for expanding its market in Germany by competing with other fish producing countries in Asia. They laid emphasis on quality and […]

Agrithink: How this Assam startup helps Northeast farmers break barriers | EastMojo

When we consider farming, our minds immediately paint a picture of a rural setting with mundane and archaic tools and practices and an overworked farmer dressed in ragged clothing, with dirt under his nails, and sweat dripping from the creases on his face. Truth be told, we consider farming to be a poor man’s profession. […]

Digital precision agriculture tool helps Nepalese rice farmers breakthrough yield barriers

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IMAGE: Location of Nutrient Expert-Rice trial sites in the Terai and mid-hills regions of Nepal. view more  Credit: © Amgain Lal Prasad Rice farmers in Nepal are chronically falling short of their potential productivity. Poor rice yields are persistent across the Terai–a lowland region lying south of the outer foothills of the Himalayas that extends through southern Nepal […]

This Scientist Helps Save The ‘Cancer-Curing ’Sawfish In Bangladesh

Bangladeshi researcher Alifa Bintha Haque with a Sawfish rostrum.

Bangladeshi researcher Alifa Bintha Haque with a Sawfish rostrum. Aparna Riti Biswas Bangladeshi biologist Alifa Haque is helping to study and preserve a mysterious and rare ray called the sawfish, but to do so, she must convince coastal communities that these irreplaceable animals are more valuable alive than dead. Haque, who is a National Geographic […]

Mumbai foodtech company helps farmers earn profits while the sun shines

Mumbai foodtech company helps farmers earn profits while the sun shines

S4S is promoting solar dehydration as a means to empower women farmers and reduce food waste Life is not easy for the ‘ugly ducklings’ of the agricultural world. For all the perfectly shaped fruits and vegetables that we buy from the green grocers, there are thousands left on their stalks to rot unharvested in the […]

Bumper pumpkin output helps char people

Protect smallholding farmers to build decent Bangladesh: experts

Many char people are happy getting bumper output of pumpkin with lucrative price this season to tackle the coronavirus pandemic situation in Rangpur agriculture region. Officials of the Department of Agricultural Extension and different NGOs said that large-scale cultivation of pumpkin began on sandy char lands in the silted-up beds of different rivers in all […]

Bumper pumpkin output helps char people tackling coronavirus situation

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Char people in Rangpur have changed fortunes through farming pumpkins with other crops in the region BSS Braving the Covid-19 pandemic situation, char people have cultivated pumpkin with other Rabi crops on char lands adopting intercropping and mixed relay methods this time to reap pleasing profits as harvest of the crop is nearing completion now […]

World Bank Helps Bangladesh Improve Irrigation-based Agricultural Productivity

World Bank Helps Bangladesh Improve Irrigation-based Agricultural Productivity

Seamless transport connectivity between India and Bangladesh has the potential to increase national income by as much as 17 percent in Bangladesh and 8 percent in India, says a new World Bank report. Titled “Connecting to Thrive: Challenges and Opportunities of Transport Integration in Eastern South Asia,” the report analyzes the Bangladesh-Bhutan-India-Nepal (BBIN) Motor Vehicles […]