Organic farming

What’s in a name: Catholic farmers weigh in on ‘bioengineering’ label

WASHINGTON, DC – The United States Department of Agriculture, effective January 1, authorized the replacement of its “GMO” symbol – specifying the inclusion of a genetically modified organism among the ingredients of a product – by a logo “Bioengineering” on the packaging: lots of green, with a stylized barn and …

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PM Modi recognizes and appreciates the organic farming of FPO Jivamrit

Biological agriculture In addition to providing cash assistance to farmers under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi, the government provided capital grants to encourage agricultural producer organizations (OPAs). Haridwar, an FPO-Jivamrit organic agricultural production company based in Uttarakhand, is one such example. On the occasion of the Happy New Year 2022, …

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AEO Santosh helps farmers move towards organic farming

AEO Santosh explaining the preparation of waste decomposer to farmers The dedication of an Agricultural Extension Officer (AEO) G Santosh towards his work and his innovative spirit brought smiles to several farmers from Tadkal to Kangti Mandal, Telangana. He made some suggestions and sensitized the farmers on how to prepare, …

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Mayo Social Farm visit ‘extra special’, says Hackett

A social farm in Mayo has been called “extraordinary” by Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine (DAFM) Pippa Hackett after a recent visit. The Ahena organic farm near Claremorris is owned by Oliver and Anna Dixon. Oliver combines organic farming with running a psychotherapy practice …

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junagadh: Atmanirbhar farmers launch organic market | Rajkot News

Rajkot: A group of nearly two dozen farmers from Junagadh embraced the entrepreneurial spirit by not only growing organic produce, but adding value to the produce and selling it independently.In addition, the farmers created their own small market in the city of Junagadh and achieved an annual turnover of Rs …

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chouhan: ‘working in mission mode for agricultural exports’ | Bhopal News

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Tuesday that Sharbati wheat is Madhya Pradesh’s identity and that efforts should be made to increase its sown area in the state. Chouhan was reviewing the functioning of the agriculture department in Mantralaya.He said that the soil analysis laboratories should be started …

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Ministry of Agriculture hosts webcast of Prime Minister’s address, educates farmers on CSS – Kashmir Reader

UDHAMPUR: The Department of Agricultural Production and Farmer Welfare hosted the 10th tranche benefit transfer webcast under Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana by the Prime Minister here at the office boardroom of the sub-division agriculture, Kallar Udhampur.The event was chaired by Agricultural Extension Officer Shiv Parshotam Jyoti.On occasion, farmers …

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Why regenerative agriculture will reverse climate change

The trees and plants of our planet sequester carbon in the soil, absorb it from the air, and release oxygen in its place. If you stir the dirt, it releases that carbon into the atmosphere. Even though this has been done for generations, this basic concept essentially explains why industrialized …

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At the meeting of the Council of Ministers of Prime Minister Modi, budget 2022, the reforms of the agricultural sector were discussed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting with his Cabinet on Wednesday in which a key deliberation was held on the 2022 budget, sources revealed. Republic TV accessed exclusive details of the Prime Minister’s Council of Ministers meeting where the budget to deliver on all remaining promises ahead of the …

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This small farming town in Wisconsin is the perfect place to get away from it all.

Posted in Wisconsin Attractions December 28, 2021 by Ben Jones Some of Wisconsin’s best experiences can be found in remote locations. Viroqua, pop. 4,300, is one of those places. It is an ancient agricultural town in a place that glaciers have missed and time has wonderfully forgotten. It’s time to …

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