Farm Inputs

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Mahindra’s tractor sales grow 23% in Dec 2020

Mahindra’s tractor sales grow 23% in Dec 2020

Mahindra’s total tractor sales, domestic and exports, during December 2020 were at 22,417 units, as against 17,991 units for the same period last year

Agri Research

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AGCO appoints Jessica Williamson as Hay and Forage Specialist

AGCO appoints Jessica Williamson as Hay and Forage Specialist

In this role, Jessica Williamson will conduct field trials and research evaluating the impact of various hay production practices on forage yield and quality

Agribusiness

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Infineon to foster entrepreneurship in green agriculture

Infineon to foster entrepreneurship in green agriculture

Infineon Solar Pump Motor Drive Challenge 2021 to encourage affordable and reliable solar powered irrigation systems for farmers, designed and manufactured locally

Allied Sectors

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IRMA celebrates National Milk Day with 9th Dr. Verghese Kurien Memorial Lecture

IRMA celebrates National Milk Day with 9th Dr. Verghese Kurien Memorial Lecture

Over the last four decades, IRMA has striven to live up to the ideals of its founding father Dr. Kurien and today more than 60 percent of the 3,000 odd IRMA alumni are working in organisations serving rural and allied sectors

Opinion

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How pulses make a pipeline for nutrition Read a nutrition consultant

How pulses make a pipeline for nutrition? Read a nutrition consultant…

Nutrition-wise, pulses provide protein, fibre, complex carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals like iron, zinc, folate, magnesium, among others. Nutrition and wellness consultant, Sheela Krishnaswamy, writes on the need and intake of pulses in daily diet…

3 Ways, AgTech makes farmers of the future

Policy

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Agri reforms: Misjudged yet a step in right direction

Agri reforms: Misjudged yet a step in right direction

Agri reforms have broken the APMC monopoly and since June 2020, out-of-mandi farmer sales have grown sharply while mandi transactions have plunged 40 percent, Jasmohan Singh writes

Farmers` Corner

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Farmers’ protest to intensify in all states from Dec 1, 2020

Farmers’ protest to intensify in all states from Dec 1, 2020

AIKSCC Working Group has given a call to all farmers’ organisations to immediately mobilise farmers to Delhi to intensify this protest