IPGA to host two-day 3rd National Pulses Seminar on February 10  

 India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA), the nodal body for India’s pulses trade and industry, is all set to host the 3rd National Pulses Seminar on February 10 & 11, 2021. The seminar will be coinciding with the 5th World Pulses Day which will be celebrated on February 10. With initiatives like...Read more


ICAR-CIWA holds international webinar on FPOs

The ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar, Odisha and All India Coordinated Research Project (Home Science) Centre, College of Community Science, Central Agricultural University, Tura, Meghalaya organized an International Webinar on 'FPO - A Collective Approach in Agriculture Production Syst...Read more


APEDA pushes for value addition of Psyllium products to boost export demand  

APEDA in association with South Asia Biotechnology Centre and DBT-SABC Biotech Kisan Hub, Department of Biotechnology, ICAR-DMAPR, Department of Agriculture and RSAMB, Government of Rajasthan organized a “Webinar on Good Agricultural Practice (GAP), Processing and Value Addition of Isabgol (Psyllium)” ...Read more


ICAR-CIWA holds national webinar on 'Evolving livelihoods for Women in post-harvest Fisheries'

The ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar, ODISHA, on December 14, 2020, organized a National Webinar on “Evolving livelihoods for Women in post-harvest Fisheries: Approaches, Policies and Institutional support” today. The webinar was aimed at apprising the participants about the...Read more


ICAR, NRRI conduct 1st virtual Indian Rice Congress

Dr Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR), on December 8, 20202, inaugurated the three day '1st Virtual Indian Rice Congress - 2020' organized by the Association of Rice Research Workers at the ICAR-National Rice Research Institute (NRRI), Cuttack, Odisha. Dr Mathew Morrel, Director Ge...Read more


ICRISAT, ICAR to conduct expert workshop on chickpea diseases

From December 16 to 18, 2020 the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad, RAK College of Agriculture, Sehore and ICAR-All India Coordinated Research Project (AICRP), will jointly conduct an international expert workshop on 'Chickpea Diseases–Detection, Phenotypin...Read more


ICAR holds orientation program on enhanced utilization of agri knowledge research

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture and Informatics Publishing Ltd, on December 9, 2020, organized a one-day ‘National Ambassador and Users Orientation Program on enhanced utilization of agricultural knowledge research in the country...Read more


Virtual advanced national training programme on sugarcane breeding underway

The ICAR-Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Coimbatore, in collaboration with the National Agriculture Development Cooperative Ltd. (NADCL), Baramulla, Jammu & Kashmir, has organized a 21-day ‘Virtual Advanced National Training Programme on Recent Scientific Interventions and Practices of Sugarcane Breeding, ...Read more


Arya Collateral showcases its expertise at 16th Philippine National Corn Congress

 Indian Agri-tech startup in the post-harvest solutions domain, Arya Collateral participated in Philippine’s 16th edition of National Corn Congress (PNCC) . Organized by Philippines Maize Federation Inc. (PhilMaize) and the National Corn Board, the event marks the joint celebration of their National Far...Read more


Centre for Civil Society hosts webinar on “The Role of Agri-businesses in Doubling Farmers Income”  

  Centre for Civil Society, renowned public policy think tank organised a webinar on “The Role of Agri-businesses in Doubling Farmers Income” which saw the participation from  Anand Chandra, Executive Director- Arya Collateral, a leading post-harvest warehousing and financial solutions compa...Read more


Digital innovation will transform agriculture: NITI Aayog  

     Anna Roy, Senior Adviser (DM&A, Industry) NITI Aayog, said that digital innovation will transform Indian agriculture and the focus should be on spreading awareness about the potential of such technologies in the agriculture sector, not only from the user and consumer side but also to the ...Read more


IPGA hosts webinar on Lentils

India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA), the nodal body for India’s pulses trade and industry, hosted THE IPGA KNOWLEDGE SERIES WEBINAR ON LENTILS with domain experts like Dr S K Malhotra, Agriculture Commissioner, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India; Sunil Kumar Singh, Additional MD, NAFED; Rakesh Kh...Read more