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PM Kisan: Good News! 10th Installment to be Disbursed on this Date

Let us tell you that this is such a scheme of the government, in which money is sent directly to the account of farmers. If you are also a beneficiary of the PM Kisan (PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana) scheme, then there is a get good news for you.



India becoming destination country for healthy foods like millets: Tomar at G-20 agri meet

India is becoming the destination country for healthy food items like millets and the government is promoting biofortified varieties to address malnutrition, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday said as he participated in the G-20 agriculture meeting virtually.

Tomar said the United Nations (UN) has accepted India's proposal and declared 2023 as international year of millets and...


Organic Farming: Win Cash Prize of Rs 51000 for Designing Logo & Tagline

So far, 187 farmer groups of the state have registered under this scheme. The state government has invited the common people to make a tagline and logo to promote and popularize organic farming among the farmers. People from all the states are eligible to apply.


If the tagline of the participant is selected, he/she will be awarded a prize.


Criteria for the Tag Line

The tagline should be concise. (recommen...


Nurture.Farm Introduces Free PUSA Bioenzyme to End Stubble Burning Practices

A bio enzyme developed by the Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI). It decomposes the stubble within 20-25 days after spraying and turns it into manure, further improving the soil quality.

The company has signed up over 5,00,000 acres in this program and ...


India’s First Cattle Genomic Chip “IndiGau” Launched

This chip will have practical utility in the More

Chote Kisan Bane Desh Ki Shaan is Our Motto, says PM Modi

PM Modi said the country must endeavor to enhance the collective power of farmers in his Independence Day speech from the ramparts of Red Fort.


Wheat, paddy procurement at all-time high: Government

Around 433.32 LMT wheat procured in the current marketing season RMS 2021-22 so far, against the last year corresponding purchase of 387.66L MT -11.77 % more in comparison to last year’s corresponding period. This is an all time high, said the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.


Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021 highlights: Study hard and play hard, PM to students

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday interacted with students, teachers and parents. This year’s Pariksha Pe Charcha was the fourth edition of the event and PM Modi interacted with all of them in virtual mode due to the pandemic.


0.25% health workers fully vaccinated: Govt

India has fully vaccinated 0.25% of its nearly one million health care workers against Covid-19, shows latest data from the Union mi...


India Education Summit 2021 HIGHLIGHTS: ‘By 2025, CBSE board exams will be entirely different’

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank began his inaugural address on the day 1 of Indian Education Summit 2021. The three-day virtual conference dedicated to discussing the future of education begins today. From schools and colleges shut down due to the pandemic to the launch of the National Education Policy 2020 – the sector has undergone a comp...





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