This Fertiliser Calculator May Help Reduce Environmental Impact

Calculators’ are made using a supplier's calculation programme, which results in calculating only for a particular brand of fertiliser

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/09/2021

Your Plants May Benefit From Compounds Produced By Ants!

Plants with diseases resistant to available pesticides may also benefit from the compounds produced by ants to protect themselves

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/09/2021

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

Small Farmers Need Decent Wages: IFAD To World Leaders

A recent study of crops sourced from small farms in developing countries says only 6.5% of the supermarket price is paid to farmer. Traders, food manufacturers and retailers take the lion's share

By Outlook Planet Desk 24/09/2021

Seaweed Cultivation Market May Top Valuation Of USD 41 Bn By 2031: Study

Demand for healthy ingredients in food and beverage industry is driving preference for plant-based food products among consumers

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/09/2021

Coming Soon…Grow That Vaccine Yourself!

Researchers say a single plant would produce enough mRNA to vaccinate a single person. Scientists are testing with spinach and lettuce now.

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/09/2021

How Your Plants Recognise And Respond To Microbe Invasion

The initial defence begins with the detection of invaders at the cell surface, while a second alarm pathway is triggered within the cell

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/09/2021

‘Fruit And Vegetables: Opportunities And Challenges For Small-Scale Sustainable Farming’

The book from FAO and CIRAD offers guidance to small-scale farmers when starting or expanding fruit and vegetable production.

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/09/2021

Call For Integrated Aroma Dairy Entrepreneurship For J&K Farmers

It will ensure sustainable growth, increased income, and fresh avenues of livelihood for farmers, said MoS Jitendra Singh.

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/09/2021