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Breakthrough made in drought-resistant crops development

The breakthrough was made by the team from the Australian National University (ANU), reports Xinhua news agency.

Himachal Pradesh government developing agro-techniques for profitable farming of medicinal plants

In order to identify species suitable for cultivation in each climatic zone, the state is developing the agro-techniques. 

Did you know that ants learnt farming even before humans? - Read

Did you know that ants learnt farming even before humans? - Read

As per the study,Ants belonging to a South American group switched from a hunter-gatherer lifestyle to subsistence farming of fungi that grew on decomposing, woody plant matter some 55 to 60 million years ago, shortly after the dinosaurs died out, new research has found.
 

DNA: Analysis of pitiful conditions of deprived, impoverished farmers

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Hundreds of acres of agricultural fields damaged as unseasonal rainfall flattens crops in Punjab, Haryana

Hundreds of acres of agricultural fields damaged as unseasonal rainfall flattens crops in Punjab, Haryana

Standing wheat crop was damaged in hundreds of acres of agricultural fields in Punjab and Haryana due to unseasonal rainfall accompanied with high velocity winds over the past 24 hours.

Sambhal: Man asks fellow farmers to take up organic farming

A man reaches out his fellow farmers and asks them take up Organic Farming rather than practicing the old and less effective traditional farming. Watch the full video to know more.

Boy quits MNC, develops website to serve his village and society

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First European farmers came from Anatolia

When farming spread throughout Europe some 8,000 years ago, Anatolia, in present day Turkey, functioned as a hub, spreading genes and the new ideas westward, says a new study.

Three young farmers of Mukhtasar provide new insight to farmers

Three young farmers of Mukhtsar have become the inspiration to the other farmers of Punjab by cultivating strawberries in their fields.

Millet bridged gap between hunter-gathering and farming

Millet bridged gap between hunter-gathering and farming

The significance of millet is not just in transforming our understanding of our prehistoric past.

Meet MBA-turned farmer Amit Kumar from Katihar, Bihar!

If you think farming is all about ploughing the field clad in a dhoti and eating packed lunch under a tree, think again. Amit Kumar is one such farmer who has studied MBA from a recognized university and also earned 8lakh per annum in a private job.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui urges people to help farmers

Nawazuddin Siddiqui urges people to help farmers

Known for delivering scintillating performances in Bollywood films, Nawaz has asked people to join him and donate to help the farmers in the country.

Study highlights key hindrances to organic farming

The study noted that 95.5 per cent consumers are aware of ill effects of chemical-based agricultural products while 88.6 per cent consumers feel organic products are better than chemical based.

China to promote e-commerce

China will promote e-commerce for the farming and agriculture sector, according to an action plan released on Friday.

Odisha budget focuses on infra, education and farming

The Odisha government today presented Rs 84,487.77-crore budget for 2015-16 that focuses on infrastructure, education and agriculture.

Centre may launch pilot scheme on organic farming

The Centre may consider pilot programmes on organic farming based on successful experiments conducted in Karnataka.