Agriculture

e-SANTA to connect aqua farmers and the buyers

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New Delhi: Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday virtually inaugurated e-SANTA, an electronic marketplace providing a platform to connect aqua farmers...

Farmers trained on pest management in High-Density Apple plantation

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Nauni/Solan: Dr Y S Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni has conducted two field training camps for the farmers under the apple cluster...

Horticulture varsity issues advisory to Apple Growers for management of scab

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University recommends spray schedule Nauni/Solan: Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni has issued an advisory for management of Apple scab. In its advisory,...

Nauni Varsity gets Soil and Leaf Analysis laboratory

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Nauni/Solan: Premier Horticulture University get state-of-the-art Soil and Leaf Analysis laboratory. The laboratory is equipped with the latest equipment like Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer, CHNS...

JICA supported Phase-II Crop Diversification Project of Rs. 1010-cr to start...

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Shimla: Agriculture Minister Virender Kanwar has said that Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is expected to be signed by March-end 2021 for the loan...

Himachal to become self-reliant in seed production: Agri Minister

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Scientists, farmers and experts stressed on a strategy to produce quality seed during a two-day workshop Shimla: Agriculture Minister Virender Kanwar hoped to become self-reliant...

Himachal Budget 2021-22: Rs.20 crore for ‘Prakritik Kheti Scheme’

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Rs. 100-cr for Check dams, Special scheme to conserve traditional seeds   Shimla: Aiming to propagate and expand ‘Subhash Palekar Natural Farming System’, the state...

Cultivation and processing of aromatic plants double incomes of farmers in...

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In another initiative, adoption of mud hive beekeeping technology results in improved pollination and enhanced apple production Farmers in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh,...

Agri Scientist successfully cultivated Guchhi mushroom

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Solan: In a major breakthrough, a young agriculture scientist at the Directorate Mushroom Research (DMR), Solan, has successfully cultivated the Gucchi (Morchella) Mushroom. Young Agriculture...

Agriculture University to start community radio station for farmers

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Shimla: To make farmers aware of agriculture related information and new technologies, Agricultural University Palampur has decided to start a community radio station. The Radio...

Agri varsity to extend professional help in socio-economic development of Chamba...

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Palampur: Agriculture University Palampur will extend its professional and technical services in the socio-economic development of farmers in Chamba district. Prof H.K Chaudhary, Vice-Chancellor in...

Nauni varsity sell 90,000 fruit plants, 2500 growers benefitted

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Open sale of plants from Jan 18 Nauni/Solan: The restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of COVID-19 have not affected the annual sale of planting...