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


Indigo Agriculture to unveil new brand identity

Indigo Agriculture plans to unveil a new brand identity for its carbon farming programme: Carbon by Indigo. The refreshed identity will officially debut at the inaugural 'Carbon Farming Connection' learning session on June 23. The session will bring together farmers with private industry and scientific experts sup...Read more


ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region organises agro webshop

The ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Umiam recently organised a national webshop on 'Potential Crops of North-East India: Prospects and Challenges & Ceremonial Release of Crop varieties and Agro-Inputs Distribution Programme'.N Biren Singh, Chief Minister, Government of Manipur, who was the...Read more


WBF to hold 'Emergency Summit for Control of Leatherjackets’ on July 14  

 The Emergency Summit for the Control of Leatherjackets using Integrated Pest Management takes place on Wednesday 14th July. It will be free virtual event to learn effective management strategies for these increasingly prevalent turf pests. Leatherjacket larvae are causing extensive damage to turf – th...Read more


APEDA organises second VTF focussing on horticultural products

To boost the export potential of India’s agricultural and processed food products during the COVID19 pandemic, the second virtual trade fair (VTF) for horticultural produce organised by APEDA was inaugurated on May 27, 2021. The three days VTF (May 27-29, 2021) display India’s unique fruits, vegetable...Read more