HP state Govt signs pacts with World Bank to improve water management

 The Integrated Project for Source Sustainability and Climate Resilient Rain-Fed Agriculture in Himachal Pradesh will be implemented in 428 gram panchayats in 10 districts, benefiting over 400,000 small-holder farmers, including women, and pastoral communities.  “As we encourage climate-smart agri...Read more


Water security in agriculture needs de-centralized solution: U P Singh, Secretary Water Resources

 NEW DELHI: U P Singh, Secretary, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Government of India today said that water security in agriculture is a local problem and requires de-centralized solutions.  Speaking at the national summit on ‘Investing in Future Through Sustain...Read more


ICAR- CFRI organizes International Conference on “Ecosystem Health and Fisheries of Indian Inland Waters: Multiple Stressors, Management and Conservation”  

    Dr Joykrushna Jena, Deputy Director General (Fisheries Science) ICAR inaugurated the International Conference on “Ecosystem Health and Fisheries of Indian Inland Waters: Multiple Stressors, Management and Conservation” organized by the ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, B...Read more


DCM Shriram inks MoU with Rabobank to promote water conservation

   DCM Shriram has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rabobank and Rivulis Irrigation India, the Indian arm of Israeli micro irrigation firm Rivulis, to install drip irrigation in sugarcane farms of over 5,000 hectares in two Uttar Pradesh districts, the company said in a statement recently. &nb...Read more


CNH Industrial wins recognition as a global leader in sustainable water management

CDP, the international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and safeguard water resources, has recognized CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) as a global leader in sustainable water management, naming it as one of only 71 companies included in the CDP&rs...Read more


Waters Corporation announces 2025 sustainability goals

Waters Corporation has announced its 2025 sustainability goals and simultaneously announced a commitment to report its sustainability progress annually. These goals were developed following a comprehensive materiality assessment and are published in Waters’ latest sustainability report, which covers act...Read more


SPOWDI launches ‘Smart Farming’ , sustainable solution to save water in India

 Swedish Company, SPOWDI (Solar Powered Water distribution) and EMMVEE, a leading solar energy manufacturer inaugurated ‘SPOWDI Smart Farming’, a modern and sustainable solution to bring forth the futuristic & best in class smart farm, supporting small farmers’ community and preserving w...Read more


Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra inaugurates International Conference on Soil and Water Resources Management

  Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR) inaugurated the five day-long “International Conference on Soil and Water Resources Management for Climate Smart Agriculture and Global Food and Livelihood Security” being organized at the National Agricultural Science Cent...Read more


Herbalife Nutrition, Maharashtra Govt. to develop water resources in the state

Herbalife Nutrition, the global leader in nutrition, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Maharashtra to strengthen and develop the water resources in Chandrapur district for the benefit of it's agricultural, husbandry and horticultural communities. Shri Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minist...Read more


ICAR focuses on Scientific Agricultural Water Management for food safety

ICAR recently organized a press conference on “Scientific Agricultural Water Management: A pressing need for food safety” at the National Agricultural Science Centre Complex, New Delhi addressed by Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & DG (ICAR). The Director General stated that this initiat...Read more


Forest Research Institute inks MoU for soil, water conservation

The ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Dehradun and the Forest Research Institute, Dehradun have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Dehradun. Through the MoU, both the Institutes have come together on a common platform for sharing the scientific knowledge and disseminating it to the ...Read more