Poshan Pakhwada To Focus On Millets

With the declaration of 2023 as the International Year of Millets, this year the focus of Poshan Pakhwada will be to popularise ‘Shree Anna’ -- the mother of all grains -- as a valuable asset to address malnutrition

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/03/2023

Digital Platform To be Set Up To Help Farmers

The platform will host a digital library of curated multi-format multi-lingual content, help extension workers access and deliver curated content to farmers on time and upskill the vast network of extension workers for agriculture 

By Outlook Planet Desk 06/02/2023

Budget 2023-24: Towards Making India The Powerhouse Of Agriculture

The Budget focuses on strengthening the sector financially through funding, better infrastructure, climate-smart technology and an ecosystem that fosters productivity and employability

By Shashi Kant Singh 04/02/2023

Bihar Launches Plan To Conserve Rare Varieties of Rice 

The conservation plan will include creating awareness among local farmers regarding improved crop production technologies, efficient water application tools, plant protection and nutrient management

By PTI 18/01/2023

82 Agripreneurs Bag National Awards On National Youth Day 

AC & ABC, a mega flagship scheme implemented in the country in collaboration with NABARD aims to transform unemployed youth into self-employed agripreneurs through 45-day free residential training 

By Outlook Planet Desk 13/01/2023

The Indian Government Contests 2022 Global Hunger Index Ranking

India at 107 ranks below neighbouring countries like Sri Lanka (64), Nepal (81), Bangladesh (84) and Pakistan (99).

By Ritu Jha 01/11/2022

An Estimated 17% Of Global Food Production Is Wasted Every Year

Transforming agri-food systems to make them more efficient, inclusive, and sustainable key to prevent food loss and waste: International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste

By Outlook Planet Desk 30/09/2021

UN Food Systems Summit: Leaders Commit To Tackling Global Hunger

The event adopted a comprehensive approach towards agri-food systems transformation to fight poverty and hunger, reduce inequalities, preserve environment

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/09/2021

Aquaculture Is Key To Meet Increasing Food Demand: FAO

Global consumption of fish has increased by 122% since 1990 and aquaculture now accounts for more than 50% of current fish consumption

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/09/2021

From Fishing To Fish Farming: Future of Fish

Aquaculture shall have to hold on and consolidate upon its growth to keep up with the supply of our requirement of animal protein

By Tarun Shridhar 19/09/2021