Ministry of Agriculture proposes to UNFAO to declare 2019 as ‘International Year of Millets’

The Union Minister of Agricultur and Farmers’ Welfare, Radha Mohan Singh on August 16, 2018 wrote to Jose Graziano da Silva, the Director General of...

An Overview of Five Year Plans

The concept of economic planning in India is derived from the Russia (then USSR). India has launched 12 five year plans so far. First five year...

International Day for Biological Diversity – 22 May

The International Day for Biological Diversity (or World Biodiversity Day) is a United Nations–sanctioned international day for the promotion of biodiversityissues. It is currently held on May 22.The International Day for...

Control of Aphids on Cucumber Cultivation

▬ Clean cultivation is imperative to control these pets. ▬ Affected parts of the plant should be removed from the field. ▬ The balanced fertilizer should...

Cabinet approves Minimum Support Prices for Raw Jute for 2018-19 season

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the increase in the Minimum...

Green Revolution — Krishonnati Yojana

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the Umbrella Scheme, "Green Revolution...