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Mizoram gets Rs.370 crore to do away with shifting cultivation

Nov 05, 2012
The Planning Commission, which earlier lauded Mizoram's New Land Use Policy (NLUP) to support cultivators to shift to permanent fa...

'Tobacco extract can treat heart disease'

Sep 11, 2012
If the World Health Organization can have its way, area under tobacco cultivation in India, the third largest producer, could redu...

Organized tea farming on the decline

Aug 07, 2012
Tea production in the organised sector in declining in India due to ageing bushes and little investment and the country may have l...

Jammu farmers take to cultivating organic basmati rice

Jul 03, 2012
With an eye on growing national and international demand, Jammu's agriculture department has begun cultivating organic basmati ric...

North Bengal tea cultivators worried over pest attack

Jun 11, 2012
Tea cultivators in North Bengal have been worried over the attack of a fatal pest on their crop, reports News Track India.

Himachal to get 12 new sericulture units

May 11, 2012
Himachal Pradesh will soon have 12 more silk thread-producing units in private sector to boost sericulture, said JS Rana, Director...

Vidarbha farmers death toll rises to 332 in 2012

May 02, 2012
At least five 'debt-trapped' farmers have committed suicide of late in Maharashtra's agrarian crisis-hit Vidarbha region, taking t...

Dindigul farmers unhappy with grape procurement prices

Apr 25, 2012
Farmers in the Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu are displeased with the procurement prices of the grapes produced by them, reports ...

Roses from West Bengal, now in Italy

Apr 09, 2012
Italian lovers can now gift roses from West Bengal to their sweethearts, with the state government planning to tap the European na...