As millions return to food poverty, and protests against economic meltdown sweep the globe, crucial lessons can be learnt by considering how farmer-controlled cooperatives improved food security in India. India’s ‘Operation Flood’ between 1970 and 1996, was the largest ever dairy aid effort by the read more...
Several recent studies on the causes of poor performance of agriculture, often relate to WTA and its likely adverse implications against promise. It is also a fact that WTO agreements are now a reality and these agreements can only be modified. The global
Vermiculture and organic farming has attracted the attention on naturalists, ecologists and workers in applied sciences such as Agriculture, Pest Management, Horticulture, Sericulture etc., at global scenario. Agricultural chemicals increase tremendous pr
The Vegetable Seedling Production Manual is a technical paper in the series of the FAO Horticultural Crops Group, Crop and Grassland Service, Plant Production and Protection Division. The document was prepared to emphasize the importance of high-quality a
Sericulture has attracted special attention of India since Independence due to rising internal demand and its export potential. Sericulture is the combination of people, machine, instruments, equipments, raw materials, proper methods and environment. Over