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Coronavirus Outbreak: With a stressed Rabi season, it's imperative to ensure speedy delivery of Zaid, Kharif seeds to farmers
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: With a stressed Rabi season, it's imperative to ensure speedy delivery of Zaid, Kharif seeds to farmers

Agriculture is the backbone of our survival and most of our agriculture today depends on quality seeds and the organised seed sector.

World Food Day: It takes 21lt of water to produce a chocolate bar, how water-wise is your diet?
science

World Food Day: It takes 21lt of water to produce a chocolate bar, how water-wise is your diet?

The second highest food group in terms of contributing to water-scarcity was fruit at 19 percent.

Farmers replace the pesticides with insects to protect crops in Spain's Sea of Plastic
science

Farmers replace the pesticides with insects to protect crops in Spain's Sea of Plastic

The mosaic of white plastic is visible from space and produces food all year round to supply Europe's markets.

Balancing India's food demands with goals to cut down emissions, climate change
science

Balancing India's food demands with goals to cut down emissions, climate change

Innovations in food production are essential, with farming for many energy-crops on the decline.

From 1947 to 2014: How the Indian economy has changed since independence
Data

From 1947 to 2014: How the Indian economy has changed since independence

Here is a look at the key macro indicators of the nation's economy from independence till now.

Rising prices of food, beverages push WPI in May to 6.01%
India

Rising prices of food, beverages push WPI in May to 6.01%

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation was 5.20 percent in April and 4.58 percent a year ago in May.

Food shortage will be a reality by mid-century, says UN
World

Food shortage will be a reality by mid-century, says UN

As the need for more food increases, the world is spending less and less money on agricultural research, causing many scientists to doubt whether food production can keep up with demand growth.

Food production deserves high priority in national policy: Pranab Mukherjee
Economy

Food production deserves high priority in national policy: Pranab Mukherjee

Food production deserves very high priority in national policy as more steps are required to provide it to the poor and the needy, President Pranab Mukherjee said today.

Normal monsoon? Why it means almost nothing now
Economy

Normal monsoon? Why it means almost nothing now

We should read the IMD's monsoon forecast with caution. It does not tell us that things will be normal in terms of rainfall, crop output or prices. But in its absence we would have to worry.