ICAR-NAARM organise virtual training programme on IPR

ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM), Hyderabad recently organised a three-day virtual training programme on 'Intellectual Property Rights and Technology Commercialisation for the Faculties of Kamdhenu University.' The main objective of the programme was to create a complete ecosystem ...Read more


Experts bat for policy intervention to promote millet cultivation

Apex industry body ASSOCHAM hosted a Virtual Session on Millets 2021: Status & Way Forward to the status, challenges and way forward of the millet industry in India. The discussions invited views on policy interventions required to promote the production of millets crops in India and increasing its area under ...Read more


WBF summit discusses ways to prevent leatherjacket infestations

The World Bioprotection Forum (WBF) recently organised a summit to focus on the use of cultural, physical and mechanical techniques, bioprotectants (formerly known as biopesticides), and chemicals, to manage leatherjacket infestations in the golf/sports turf and amenity sector.   Leatherjacket larvae are ca...Read more


CropLife India, Dept of Agriculture, Govt of Maharashtra, organise prog for medical fraternity on agrochem

CropLife India, an association of 15 R&D driven crop science companies, in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture, Government of Maharashtra, organised a Continuing Medical Education (CME) programme for the doctors. The programme aimed to disseminate the information to the doctors and reorienting the...Read more


Envirocare Green Awards 2021 recognises individuals creating impact on environmental front

Envirocare Green Awards (EGA), an initiative started by Envirocare Labs, was hosted online on July 16, 2021. The objective was to inspire stakeholders to think green and contribute towards a world that is not only progressive but also responsible towards its provider. This year, Envirocare Labs received 60+ applic...Read more


PHDCCI organises webinar on risk management in Indian agriculture

PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) recently organised a webinar on 'Risk Management in Indian Agriculture' ensuring secure livelihood for farmers. Dr Suresh Kumar Malhotra, Agriculture Commissioner, Government of India said, "We need to promote integrated waste management systems, green chemistry, bio s...Read more


Envirocare Green Award 2021 to be held on July 16

Envirocare Green Award  2021 will be held virtually on July 16, 2021. Along the event will take place the Envirocare Green Award. The award will be conferred to those who strive to protect the environment by adopting or innovating measures that help create a sustainable environment for the present and fu...Read more


CUTS International, Climate Trends organise webinar on emerging trends, energy transition in Rajasthan

A webinar was jointly hosted by CUTS International and Climate Trends to discuss the emerging trends and energy transition of Rajasthan. The webinar discussed multiple aspects of transitioning from financing to social and environmental costs of transition, challenges faced by the power sector utilities and the opp...Read more


Siddhagiri KVK, Kolhapur, organises exhibition on indigenous cow breeds

Siddhagiri Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Kolhapur, Maharashtra recently organised 'Agriculture Exhibition on Indigenous Cow'. PP Adrushya Kadsiddheshwar, Chairman, Siddhagiri Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Kolhapur, Maharashtra urged farmers to rare and conserve Indian cow breeds. He also stressed farmers develop as ent...Read more


International Climate Summit 2021 to be held in September

'International Climate Summit 2021' (ICS 2021), an initiative by the Environment Committee, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry will be organised on September 3, 2021. The summit will be held in partnership with NITI Aayog, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Department of Scientific & Indus...Read more


APEDA, Indian embassy organise virtual buyer-seller meet with Algeria

In a bid to boost agricultural and processed food products exports, APEDA in collaboration with the Indian embassy has organised a virtual buyer-seller meet (VBSM) with Algeria where key stakeholders in the agricultural value chains from both countries participated.More than 100 participants including exporters, p...Read more


India to host two-day summit on green hydrogen initiatives involving BRICS nations

A two-day summit on green hydrogen initiatives will be held from June 22, 2021, involving the BRICS nations. The event offers a platform to share their respective green hydrogen initiatives and views on how to take it to the next level in their own countries. The online event will be held via a video conference an...Read more