Govt should incentivise farmers for drying grains: Swaminathan

 Government should give incentive to farmers for drying the grains affected by unseasonal rainfall and hailstorm, eminent agri scientist M S Swaminathan said on Saturday.

Farmer suicides a matter of shame: Swaminathan

Eminent agricultural scientist
M S Swaminathan said the farmers` suicides was a
matter of shame and holding mere discussions
was no solution.

Swaminathan for promotion of alternate land use in Punjab

Expressing concern over negative
water balance in vast tract of irrigated areas of Punjab, agri
expert M S Swaminathan has suggested alternate land use in
the "cradle of the green revolution".

Swaminathan, Mander included in new NAC

Scientist M.S. Swaminathan and social activist Harsh Mander are among the 14 people Tuesday named in the new National Advisory Council.

India on verge of disaster on farm front: M.S. Swaminathan

M.S. Swaminathan, top farm scientist and one of the architects of India`s green revolution, has warned that the country would face a food crisis if agriculture and farmers were ignored.

India on verge of disaster on farm front: Swaminathan

MS Swaminathan, top farm scientist and one of the architects of India`s green revolution, has warned that the country would face a food crisis if agriculture and farmers were ignored.

Swaminathan panel report not yet accepted: Pawar

The government today said it has
not yet accepted report of the National Farmers` Commission,
headed by noted scientist M S Swaminathan, which had
recommended major improvement in the support prices.