Tag: Indian farmers

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  • UK, India experts explore smart tech solution for Indian farmers

    UK, India experts explore smart tech solution for Indian farmers

    Experts from the UK and India have concluded that harnessing smartphone technology which could help Indian farmers not only make better business decisions

    April 25, 2019
  • Industrial hemp facts and its relevance for India

    Industrial hemp facts and its relevance for India

    Activities around the world are propelling other nations to take steps for hemp cultivation, and India is evolving as the leader among the developing nations eagerly working to revitalise the centuries old industrial crop

    March 26, 2019
  • Seeds of despair

    Seeds of despair

    If one looks at the numbers across the board, it is clear that farmers across the globe have been denied fair incomes in a bid to keep food costs down

    January 7, 2019
  • Temples can play role in tackling farm crisis

    Temples can play role in tackling farm crisis

    The sixteen most revered and rich temples have assets with annual donations running in billions of dollars which could be gainfully utilised to resolve the agrarian crisis

    January 6, 2019
  • Government mulls smart technology to help farmers settle crop loss claims

    Government mulls smart technology to help farmers settle crop loss claims

    Presently, general claims under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) are settled on the basis of yield data arrived from the crop cutting experiments (CCEs).

    January 17, 2018
  • Dichotomy that is India

    Dichotomy that is India

    I am myself influenced by the reality and myth about India, and feel that anything that had the power to mould hundreds of generations, without a break, must have drawn its enduring vitality from some deep well of strength, and have had the capacity to renew that vitality from age to age. ~ Jawaharlal Nehru, …

    September 15, 2017