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Assam Agriculture University convocation held in Jorhat  Nov 22, 5:59 pm
Jorhat, Nov. 22 (ANI): The 19th convocation of the Assam Agricultural University (AAU) was held at Jorhat campus last Saturday.
Assam's agriculture sector benefitting from scientific practices  Nov 22, 5:39 pm
Jorhat, (Assam), Nov. 22 (ANI): Science is being used to benefit the agriculture sector of Assam, and in other parts of North East India, given its sizeable population.
Canadian province keen to contribute to PM Modi's' Make in India' initiatives  Nov 22, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): Canada's Saskatchewan Province, whose exports to India stood at over a billion Canadian dollars in 2013, has said that it is very keen to be a part of and to contribute to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" initiatives.
India, Australia to further collaborate in agriculture and science  Nov 14, 8:01 pm
Brisbane, Nov. 14 (ANI): India and Australia are set to further their co-operation in a host of areas pertaining to the agriculture sector as well as on science and technology, including in the field of fortification of bananas.
How to live longer while saving the planet revealed   Nov 13, 1:13 pm
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have shown that one could significantly reduce the environmental costs of agriculture and live longer if they made healthier food choices.
Need for enhancing involvement of women in dairy sector, says Radha Mohan Singh  Nov 9, 7:52 pm
Anand (Gujarat), Nov. 9 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has stressed upon the need to enhance the involvement of women in the dairy sector, adding that today India is the largest producer of milk in the world.
CJI cautions govt.to make minimum corporate use of agriculture land  Nov 9, 1:10 pm
Ahmedabad, Nov.9 (ANI): Supreme Court Chief Justice H.L.Dattu has cautioned the government to make minimum corporate use of agriculture land.
Israel, Australia lend support to India's "Second Green Revolution" quest  Nov 7, 1:34 pm
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): Israel's former president Shimon Peres on Friday lauded the steps taken by India in the last few decades to strengthen its agriculture sector and enhance food production.
Majority of agriculture grants by Gates Foundation spent in rich countries  Nov 4, 2:30 pm
London, Nov 04 (ANI): New analysis of grants made by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has revealed that a majority of the 3 billion dollars (1.8bn pounds) agricultural charity was spent in the US, Britain and other rich countries.
Mushroom cultivation gains popularity as alternative farming option in northeast  Nov 1, 10:04 am
Agartala, Nov. 1 (ANI): Mushroom cultivation has become a small-scale agriculture alternative for many in the northeast. A profitable venture, mushroom farming is suitable to climatic conditions of the northeastern region.
Haryana minister Dhankar condemns Hindu Mahasabha diktat  Oct 29, 1:56 pm
Chandigarh, Oct. 29 (ANI): Haryana's Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar on Wednesday criticized the diktat issued by the Hindu Mahasabha in the state, saying it has no relevance, and there is no need to give the group any importance.
PM Modi wants to develop Indian economy on pillars of agriculture, manufacturing, service sector  Sep 30, 1:27 am
New York, Sept.29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that agriculture, manufacturing and service were the three pillars of the economy that can help build a new India.
What people will eat in 2050 revealed   Sep 29, 3:15 pm
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): A new study has suggested that consumers are likely to eat more nutritious and tailored to meet food in 2050 with the help of technological developments that could reduce waste and decrease the amount of water needed for agriculture.
Awareness camp on PM Modi's Jan Dhan scheme draws Kashmiri youth  Sep 27, 7:16 pm
Kathua (J-K), Sept.27 (ANI): The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) along with the Jammu and Kashmir Gramin Bank organised an awareness camp on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheme of banking for the poor in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua District.
Namibian envoy calls on Agriculture Minister  Sep 18, 2:53 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): Namibian High Commissioner to India, Pius Dunaiski, called on Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh here.
India, Vietnam sign seven pacts during President Mukherjee's visit  Sep 15, 3:02 pm
New Delhi, Sept.15 (ANI): The top representatives of India and Vietnam on Monday signed seven pacts to further strengthen the strategic partnership in the key sectors including oil exploration, agriculture and connectivity between the two countries.
FAO Director General meets PM Modi   Sep 9, 3:17 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 9 (ANI): The Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization, Dr. Jose Graziano da Silva, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.
India, Australia sign MoU on Agriculture  Sep 5, 2:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept 05 (ANI): An MoU was signed on Friday between the University of Queensland, Australia and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) research to strengthen linkages in the area of Agriculture.
Crystal National Agri Awards celebrate PM's call on per drop more crop  Aug 27, 6:43 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 27 (ANI): Weeks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi exhorted scientists to bring innovative farm practices from lab to land and ensure 'per drop more crop', one of country's leading agri business companies, Crystal Crops Protection, today announced the distribution of awards to recognize contributions of farmers and scientists to Indian agriculture.
Workshop on agricultural marketing reforms identifies two key reform areas  Aug 26, 8:52 pm
New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): The Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture organized a workshop on "Agricultural Marketing Reforms and Promotion of E-Marketing" here today.
JMM party workers show black flags to Union Agriculture Minister in Jharkhand  Aug 25, 9:24 pm
Ranchi (Jharkhand), Aug 25 (ANI): Party workers of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on showed black flags to the Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, upon his arrival here today.
Study to assess the total cold chain storage required in the country to be undertaken  Aug 13, 10:11 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): The Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Food Processing Industries have decided to institute a study to assess the total cold chain storage requirement in the country.
MoS Agriculture Balyan holds talks with Indonesian counterpart  Aug 9, 1:05 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Processing Industries Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan held talks with Indonesia's Agriculture Minister Dr. Ir. H. Suswono here on Friday, during which both reviewed bilateral ties in the sector.
Indian agrochemical products improve agriculture activity in Nepal  Aug 7, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): City based Krishi Rasayan Exports has been exporting agrochemicals to Nepal consistently for fructifying development in agriculture.
Pakistanis spend nearly 50 percent of income on food, says report  Aug 5, 12:24 pm
Islamabad, Aug 5 (ANI): A survey has found that Pakistanis spent almost 50 percent of their household budget on food in 2012.
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