System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition

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  • Nutrition
    Women and child development to get 20% more funds in budget

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    The government is likely to increase allocation to the Ministry of Woman and Child Development (WCD) in Budget 2017, a 20% increase from last year.


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  • Climate change and agricultural economics

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    Applications are invited from research scholars and teachers for a Research Methodology workshop on Climate Change and Agricultural Economics. The workshop will cover estimation issues in general with a focus on impact evaluation techniques including Randomized Control Trials, Matching, Difference-i...


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  • Agriculture
    Agriculture officials set to get training on MoU

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    State agriculture department will impart training to its officials on procedures related to setting up of industries for the effective implementation of memorandum of understanding (MoUs) during the global Rajasthan agri-tech meet (GRAM).


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  • Agriculture
    Pinarayi Vijayan promises to revive agriculture

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    While launching LDF government's ambitious project Haritha Keralam Mission, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the programme, which aims to promote agriculture, should be able to help restore the state's `lost farming culture'.


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  • Nutrition
    Women and child development to get 20% more funds in budget

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    The government is likely to increase allocation to the Ministry of Woman and Child Development (WCD) in Budget 2017, a 20% increase from last year.


    Read more
  • Climate change and agricultural economics

    img

    Applications are invited from research scholars and teachers for a Research Methodology workshop on Climate Change and Agricultural Economics. The workshop will cover estimation issues in general with a focus on impact evaluation techniques including Randomized Control Trials, Matching, Difference-i...


    Read more
  • Agriculture
    Agriculture officials set to get training on MoU

    img

    State agriculture department will impart training to its officials on procedures related to setting up of industries for the effective implementation of memorandum of understanding (MoUs) during the global Rajasthan agri-tech meet (GRAM).


    Read more
  • Agriculture
    Pinarayi Vijayan promises to revive agriculture

    img

    While launching LDF government's ambitious project Haritha Keralam Mission, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the programme, which aims to promote agriculture, should be able to help restore the state's `lost farming culture'.


    Read more

Expert Speak

Pulse Production: Trends and Challenges

In the interview Dr Ganeshaiah says Declaring 'International Year of Pulses' perhaps has more significance to, and is more pertinent to India. Because, as it’s people, the second largest in the world, derive their protein requirement almost entirely from pulses. Thus the country needs to take this opportunity and introspect on the strategies that we need to follow.

K N. Ganeshaiah