IPGA to hold webinar on Lentils in November

India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA) has organised a webinar Lentils on November 06, 2020. The IPGA KNOWLEDGE SERIES is a series of webinars / virtual meetings on subjects that are of critical interest to the pulses sector in India and world at large. The panellists for the webinar are eminent speakers like...Read more


Technology adoption in Agri sector will increase farmers' income: Union Agri Minister

After virtually inaugurating ‘India - International Food & Agri Week’, Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Food Processing Industries, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj said that Indian food processing sector is 32 per cent of India’s food market. Toma...Read more


Ag Ministry organizes 4th India Agricultural Outlook Forum 2020 webinar

Two-day ‘4th India Agricultural Outlook Forum 2020’ webinar has started in Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi. Parshottam Rupala, Union Minister of State for Agriculture in his special address appreciated the efforts of the Ministry of Agriculture for organising the ‘4th Indian Agricultural Outlo...Read more


VAIBHAV Summit recommends ‘Centers of Excellence in Microbial Resource Technologies’

The recently held  Vaishwik Bharatiya Vaigyanik (VAIBHAV) Summit recommended development of a strong research collaborative network within India and international labs for developing microbial technologies for Indian agriculture, as per a press release issued by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research-Ind...Read more


CGIAR World Food Prize International Symposium underway

The World Food Prize Norman E. Borlaug International Symposium has commenced from October 12, 2020. The five day virtual event is one of the world’s premier conferences on global agriculture. Held each October in conjunction with the presentation of the World Food Prize, the 'Borlaug Dialogue' is a three-day...Read more


CGIAR to hold mega ‘Big Data in Agriculture’ event

From October 19 to 23, 2020, the Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers (CGIAR) will conduct a virtual and global convention ‘Digital Dynamism for Adaptive Food Systems’. The event will examine food system resilience and highlight how digital tools and technologies can help us sense,...Read more


PM to inaugurate VAIBHAV Summit on Oct 2, 2020

Vaishwik Bharatiya Vaigyanik (VAIBHAV) Summit, a virtual event will be inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi, on 2nd October'2020 in the virtual presence of registered academia and researchers from across the world. This will be followed by online month-long deliberation sessions starting from October 3 to October 30, 2...Read more


ICAR, TNAU announce CANECON-2020

The ‘International Conference on Sugarcane Research: Sugarcane for Sugar and Beyond’ will be held from November 7 to 10, 2020. Dubbed CaneCon2020, the event will be held at the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) Coimbatore. The conference will serve as a common platform to the sugarcane researc...Read more


ICAR-CIWA, Odisha conduct ‘National Webinar on Women FPOs’

A National Webinar on “Women FPOs: An Effective Approach for Boosting Entrepreneurship, Empowerment and Self-reliance (Atmanirbhar)’ was held on September 10, 2020. The virtual event was organized by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture (ICAR-CIWA) Bhu...Read more


Pune TEC, IVRI holds online training programme on entrepreneurship through Goat Farming

Training and Education Centre, Indian Veterinary Research Institute (ICAR-IVRI), in collaboration with CINI TATA Trust, Nandurbar, held an online training on 'Entrepreneurship Development through Commercial Goat Farming' for the tribal farmers of Chandrapur, Nandurbar and Dhule districts under Tribal Sub-plan Prog...Read more


ICAR-IVRI, CAAST hold Industry- Academia online meet

The Eastern Regional Station, Indian Council of Agricultural Research-Indian Veterinary Research Institute (ICAR-IVRI) , Kolkata, joined hands with Centre for Advanced Agricultural Science & Technology (CAAST)-Advanced Centre for Livestock Health, a World Bank funded National Agricultural Higher Education Proj...Read more


CGIAR to hold webinar on ‘Genome Editing in Agriculture’ from Sept 22

The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) will conduct a weekly webinar series from September 22 to October 20, 2020. The webinar will bring CGIAR centers and partners together with policy makers, academics, innovators and other stakeholders to take stock of current research and ap...Read more