Global warming may spread drought to a third of Earth

One third of the world may be at increased risk of drought by 2100 as warmer temperatures wring more moisture from the soil, a new study has warned.

Oil spill in 100 acres farmland after pipeline crack

A pipeline carrying crude oil for refining developed cracks and spilt oil in about 100 acres of farmland in a village in the district.

Ethiopia offers India farmland 2/5th Punjab’s size

Ethiopia has offered to Indian investors 1.8 million hectares of farmland, equalling nearly 40 percent the total area of principal grain-growing state of Punjab, in what could give a big push to the country`s food security.

`Farmers to get farmland along Indo-Pak border`

All cultivable land along the Indo-Pak border, would be handed over to the farmers for cultivation.

Illegal colonies in farmland: Govt to act against officials

The Delhi government Monday warned of
strict action against the builders and officials found
involved in allowing illegal colonies in agricultural land in
the capital.