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Exports of agricultural products during March to June 2020 rose by 23.24%

For this, agricultural export is extremely important as besides earning precious foreign exchange for the country, the exports help farmers/producers/exporters to take advantage of wider international market and increase their income. Exports have also resulted in increased production in agriculture sector by increasing area coverage and productivity. As per WTO’s …

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Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launches ‘Krishi Megh

Speaking on the occasion, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said, Krishi Megh is a step forward towards digital agriculture of New India. He said, Government of India and World Bank have funded National Agricultural Higher Education Project. The project is designed for strengthening the national agricultural education system in the country …

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15th Finance Commission’s HLEG on Agricultural Exports submits report

The HLEG was set up to recommend measurable performance incentives for states to encourage agricultural exports and to promote crops to enable high import substitution. After intensive research and consultations from stakeholders and the private sector, the HLEG has made its recommendations.   The recommendations include demand driven approach and …

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Yogi Adityanath : Uttar Pradesh is known for its agricultural strength

He also advocated need for ensuring right technique and information to farmers. Speaking at the same event, Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh said NDA government has taken significant decisions in the past four years for the welfare of farmers. He added that such reforms will ensure betterment …

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NASA’s ECOSTRESS set to correct agricultural water imbalances

ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometre Experiment on Space Station, or ECOSTRESS  will hitch a ride to the space station on a SpaceX cargo resupply mission scheduled to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on June 29, NASA said on Tuesday. ECOSTRESS is one of two instruments selected in July for …

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