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How these Earthlings are trying to bring Hyderabad's green cover back

Sriram hails from a family of farmers in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. He moved to Hyderabad in 2008 and has seen the city lose its green cover every day

Published on 1st October 2019
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This coating made from rice husk, by Shiv Nadar University, can save India's monuments from corrosion

Developed by extracting the nano-silica particles of rice husk — an agriculture waste product, it also has the potential to offer an alternative to crop residue burning by farmers

Published on 23rd September 2019
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How FarmerStory is helping rural women in India sell their products online and beat poverty

FarmerStory is an online portal that has many products like cultured ghee, moringa powder, wood pressed organic groundnut oil, jaggery and more 

Published on 4th September 2019
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This trio is using 'trashed' plastic bottles to create greenhouses in Ladakh to grow crops all year

Plastic waste left by tourists, mostly bikers, is a major problem people of the valley are struggling to solve. Now, it can be put to good use for farmers in the region

Published on 23rd August 2019
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Agriculture is in a serious crisis and all of us are equally responsible: Dr Ramanjaneyulu GV, Centre for Sustainable Agriculture

Professor Ramanjaneyulu is currently working on public policy issues impacting food systems and farmers' livelihoods and a framework to ensure income security for them

Published on 13th August 2019
The Weekend Agriculturist

He started off as a 'Weekend Agriculturist' now he's addicted to saving the planet

The youngsters at the 'Weekend Agriculturist' bought a small plot of land themselves and began to farm using old traditional practices, to encourage full-time farmers to adopt the same

Published on 17th June 2019
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Why AI can get your MOJO on: Rajamanohar Somasundaram and the farm connection

Rajamanohar Somasundaram talks about his AI-driven platforms that are helping farmers make sense of the turgid water situation and get their yield up

Published on 10th June 2019
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Hyderabad youngster Sai Teja proves that sometimes innovation has nothing to do with education. Here's how

After the several inventions he has come up with, next up, he wants to do something for the farmers and the agricultural community and is working on it currently

Published on 8th May 2019
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These Odia boys are taking Gujarat by storm with 'Go Aahar' which helps farmers grow fodder in a controlled environment 

In boxes that vary from 12x8 feet to 60x30 feet, farmers can grow fodder within seven days. Humidity, temperature, room pressure, carbon dioxide and nitrogen — everything is controlled

Published on 19th January 2019
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How this Haryana boy's start-up may stop farmers from thinking of suicide

Green Grocer is steadily growing itself into a Farm to Plate Business Model by eliminating the middlemen and providing the farmers with a higher price to their produce  

Published on 7th January 2019
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This drone to spray pesticides built by Raichur students will keep farmers away from health hazards

We talk to the students and Professor of UAS Raichur, who built a drone to spray pesticides, and how it serves as a boon to farmers 

 

Published on 1st December 2018
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Why the women behind indie film 'All About Michelle' need your support to tell their story today

With an almost all-women cast and crew, Apoorva Marur is crowdfunding to direct a thriller, for which she has also got on board women farmers from Zaheerabad who will shoot the movie

Published on 27th November 2018
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Meet Vijaywada's Drone Raja, whose pesticide-spraying drones are a farmers' delight

Started by Vijayawada-based Gopi Raja, Fopple Drone Tech offers rental services to farmers 

Published on 30th November 2018
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Bengaluru-based Simply Farm is making it possible for people in metro cities to grow useful plants indoor

Nithin Pillappa and Sunil Kumar Pissaye came together from different professions to start Simply Farm, a start-up that encourages urban gardening and also helps people become farmers in their homes

Published on 21st September 2018
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NaPanta is an app that helps farmers when they are at crossroads about crop issues

Naveen Kumar is helping farmers from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh with their queries 

Published on 21st July 2018

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