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Organic cotton T-shirts made in Andhra gains popularity in Belgium

The regenerative cotton was produced using climate resilient techniques and carbon farming.

24 Jul 2019 1:59 PM

Kharif sowing hit by deficit rains; acreage down 27 pc so far

Rice, the main kharif crop, was sown in 52.47 lakh hectare till last week, down from 68.60 lakh hectare in the year-ago period.

07 Jul 2019 12:18 PM

Ram Rahim's plea to be decided after police chief's report: Haryana jail minister

Ram Rahim has sought parole, saying he wants to farm his land in Sirsa, which is lying barren.

24 Jun 2019 8:11 PM

Ram Rahim appeals for parole, says he wants to farm

Ram Rahim, who is also serving a 20-year prison term in a rape case, is working as a gardener in the jail.

21 Jun 2019 5:25 PM

Painful misery: Vietnam salt farmers battered by climate change, imports

The work is punishing and the incomes unstable, subject to seesawing demand swayed by foreign imports, and unpredictable weather patterns.

19 May 2019 12:21 PM

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Course of climate change may have been affected by ancient farmers

By flooding fields to grow rice and raising livestock, they may have been fundamentally altering the climate of the Earth.

09 Sep 2018 4:03 PM

Homeland beckons

Anil K. quit his job as an energy consultant and moved back to India to pursue farming.

10 May 2018 6:30 AM

To achieve its SDGs, India’s food and farm sector face tough challenges

In the absence of adequate increase in resource allocation it may be difficult to achieve the nutrition targets.

16 Apr 2018 12:57 AM

Govt not considering farm loan waiver: Santosh Kumar Gangwar

On June 12, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said Centre would not fund any of the loan waivers by states.

21 Jul 2017 5:02 PM

Food and farming: Two futures

The slogan was that there would never again be scarcity of food because we can now make “bread from air”.

12 Jul 2017 2:37 AM

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