President praises Pawar for `tremendous progress` in farming sector

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday praised Union Minister Sharad Pawar for the "tremendous progress" witnessed by the country`s farming sector during his 10-years at the helm of the Agriculture Ministry.

RTI e-filing facility extended to MHA, Agriculture Min

In a step towards enhancing transparency, the Central Governmnet has extended the facility of e-filing of RTI applications to ministries of Home Affairs and Agriculture.

Online RTI facility now extended to MHA, Agriculture Ministry

In a step towards enhancing transparency, the Centre extended facility of e-filing of RTI applications to Ministries of Home Affairs and Agriculture.

Guj a model on soil health certification: Agri Min

Gujarat is a role model for the rest of the country with respect to certification of agricultural land, Agriculture Ministry said.

Will not oppose Bt brinjal blindly: Agriculture Ministry

The agriculture ministry would not "blindly oppose" the introduction of Bt brinjal after its commercialisation was approved by the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC), Agriculture Ministry said here Thursday.