Is Zero Budget Natural Farming A Panacea To India’s Agrarian Crisis?

Touted as a panacea to the agrarian problems in India, Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF), inexpensive, chemical-free farming rooted in traditional Indian practices, is the new buzzword in agricultural economy. In her maiden budget speech, Nirmala Sitharaman espoused it as ‘going back to basics’ and said that methods like these could help double the farmer’s… Continue reading Is Zero Budget Natural Farming A Panacea To India’s Agrarian Crisis?

Veganism In India Through The Lens Of Caste, Culture And Climate Change

Editor’s Note: Are you bothered by the drastic changes in our climate, causing extreme weather events and calamities such as the Kerala Floods? #WhyOnEarth aims to take the truth to the people with stories, experiences, opinions and revelations about the climate change reality that you should know, and act on. Have a story to share?… Continue reading Veganism In India Through The Lens Of Caste, Culture And Climate Change

Krushi Odisha celebrates women’s day: Women contribution in agriculture appreciated

Krushi Odisha celebrates women’s day: Women contribution in agriculture appreciated New Delhi : The fourth day of the state level agri fest Krushi Odisha aimed at leading farmers to profitability is underway on Thursday, 23rd January at Janta Maidan, Bhubaneswar. The day is being celebrated as Women’s Day with focus on the role of women… Continue reading Krushi Odisha celebrates women’s day: Women contribution in agriculture appreciated

Draft Industrial Policy to be published soon

Amaravati: The draft AP Industrial Policy (APIP) 2020 will be published by the government very soon. In the new APIP 2020, the government will stress for exports. The agriculture sector will be boosted. The government aimed at introducing radical decisions which would strengthen the agriculture sector, particularly Horticulture and fisheries. The processing units, export-oriented zones,… Continue reading Draft Industrial Policy to be published soon