Organic farming takes root in urban households

'Grow your own food' seems to be the new mantra for a section of the health conscious urban crowd who as budding gardeners are increasingly opting for organic farming.

Organic farming helps farmers increase their resilience to climate change

Mathuralal Patel is not sure why someone in New Delhi or Mumbai would prefer vegetables from his farm to his neighbour`s, but he knows that the way he grows crops is good for his soil.

Bihar potato farmer sets new world record

Bihar is the third-largest potato producing state, after Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Last year, five farmers here created a world record, producing 224 quintals of paddy per hectare.

Organic food may turn you into a jerk!

Eating organic food can make you a jerk, as a new study has claimed that people who are exposed to such eatables are more likely to exhibit judgmental attitudes.

Rs 35.38 cr project to boost organic farming in Assam

Assam`s agriculture department would implement a Rs 35.38 crore project to boost organic farming in the state.

‘All help to farmers adopting organic farming’

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
on Wednesday said his government would provide all-possible help to
farmers for adopting "organic farming".

Organic Farming in Bihar for green revolution

After good roads, improving law and order, education and health services, Bihar is turning its attention to popularizing and promoting organic farming in the state to usher in a new "Green Revolution" in agriculture.

Maha encourages organic farming, prepares policy draft

Concerned about side-effects of
chemicals on farming lands, Maharashtra Government has taken
an initiative to encourage organic farming in the state and
come up with a policy draft for the purpose.