15-12-2012 Rice farmers in flood-prone Bangladesh are finding solution to their climate problems by breeding crabs in their waterlogged fields thereby boosting their incomes.  more...

 
 

08-11-2012 Recent reports suggest that the weakening monsoon in India and unprecedented storms in the Arabian Sea, may owe their genesis to the smoggy brown clouds gathered over the Indian sub-continent.   more...

 
 

02-11-2012 Traditional agriculture methods could help protect food supplies and make agriculture more resilient to the effects of climate change according to a recent report.  more...

 
 

05-07-2012 Agriculture and the environment are closely and inextricably linked to each other. In this article the changes to the global climate are examined, and the influence of global warming on agriculture are outlined.  more...

 
 

09-06-2012 More emphasis on Anticipatory Adaptation Measures needed parliamentary consultative committee of agriculture ministry meets.  more...

 
 

26-05-2011 The availability of fertilizers during the year has been satisfactory throughout the country. The demand for major fertilizers in the country is on the rise and has been the highest during 2010 – 11.  more...

 
 

19-05-2011 JAIPUR: Rajasthan Agriculture Minister Harjiram Burdak has called for utilising horticulture for scaling up the growth rate of agriculture sector in the State to meet the challenges of climate change, depleting water resources, reducing sizes of farm fields and increase in population.  more...

 
 

12-05-2011 The arrival of large quantities of wheat in the grain markets of the Punjab-Haryana region is a heart-warming sight, while poor storage is a matter of national shame.  more...

 
 

09-05-2011 Global climate change has already taken a toll on the world's food production, driving up the price of food by as much as 20 percent, a new study indicates.  more...

 
 

26-04-2011 As groundwater levels drop all over India, New Delhi regularly faces water shortages in the summer. A primary school teacher in New Delhi began a collaborative project to design and install rooftop rainwater harvesting, which has raised the local water table and dramatically reduced the school’s dependence on the municipal water system.   more...

 
 

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