Need To Re-Evaluate Pearl Millet Cultivation Amid Climate Change: Study

With climate change now a permanent reality, it is imperative to recalibrate the approach towards understanding and nurturing this vital crop for dryland communities, according to ICRISAT Director General Jacqueline Hughes

By PTI 09/09/2023

UK Minister Lauds India's Efforts In Millets

Under its G20 presidency, India has been flagging concerns of the Global South including in areas of food, fuel and fertiliser besides focusing on ensuring inclusive global growth, speedy implementation of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and green...

By PTI 15/08/2023

APEDA Leads India’s Millet Mission

An Export Promotion Forum (EPF) has been specially established to promote millets in the international market through sharing of knowledge and opportunities

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/08/2023

Modi Lauds The Release Of Millets Song Will Help Popularising Millets

The government has already taken many steps to promote millets, including allocation of coarse grains (millets) under PDS

By Outlook Planet Desk 29/06/2023

Millets To Be Served At White House State Dinner For PM Modi

Given that Prime Minister Modi is a vegetarian, First Lady Jill Biden invited Chef Nina Curtis, an expert in plant-based cuisine, to create a stunning vegetarian feast 

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/06/2023

FM Asks NABARD To Help Farmers Shift To Less Water Intensive Crops

She also directed NABARD to encourage farmers to enhance the area covered under Millets, and to protect the returns of farmers who are already growing millets

By PTI 20/06/2023

U.P. Creates Millet Jaggery As A Healthy Substitute For Traditional Jaggery

This new form of jaggery would have a substantially higher mineral and vitamin content than traditional jaggery because it uses millets and coarse grains

By Outlook Planet Desk 20/06/2023

UN Appreciates India's Efforts To Revive Millets

India has been strongly flagging the consequences of the Ukraine conflict on food, energy and fertilisers which have impacted  the developing countries

By PTI 19/06/2023

PM Modi Collaborates With Grammy-Winning Singer Falu For Song On Millets

On June 16, streaming providers will begin to offer the song "Abundance in Millets," performed by Mumbai-born singer-songwriter Falguni Shah and her husband, performer Gaurav Shah

By Outlook Planet Desk 16/06/2023

Millets And Sprouts Likely To Be Included In Midday Meals In Karnataka

In order to incorporate millets and sprouts into its mid-day meals, the state administration requested more than 11,000 tonnes of millets from the central government in March

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/06/2023