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Open Challenge: Digital solutions invited to combat fall armyworm epidemic in India
India

Open Challenge: Digital solutions invited to combat fall armyworm epidemic in India

The top two entries will win funding to cover the cost of development of their digital tool/solution.

Agricultural crisis: Why BJP's poll promise of doubling farmers’ income by 2022 is a lofty ambition
Business

Agricultural crisis: Why BJP's poll promise of doubling farmers’ income by 2022 is a lofty ambition

Doubling farmers’ inflation-adjusted income from the current levels, say in six years, will be possible if the government acts in mission mode.

Brace yourself Asia: alien pest is munching its way around the globe, raising alarm
science

Brace yourself Asia: alien pest is munching its way around the globe, raising alarm

The worms can cause damage at all stages of a corn crop, but the worst may be when the larvae.

Crop-munching armyworm, which wrought havoc in Africa, detected in Karnataka; pest threatens millions of farmers in Asia, says UN
India

Crop-munching armyworm, which wrought havoc in Africa, detected in Karnataka; pest threatens millions of farmers in Asia, says UN

A voracious crop-chomping pest which has wrought havoc in Africa could threaten millions of farmers in Asia, UN experts warned recently, as India battles the continent’s first reported infestation of fall armyworm