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This govt teacher in rural Karnataka set up a garden in school that her students have been watering during the pandemic

Shashikala G R, an assistant teacher at a government school speaks about the importance of developing a farm at her school and helping students develop a value system

Published on 21st July 2021
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Clash of the entrance exams: Students demand rescheduling of AP EAMCET

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Medical Entrance Test is set to be held from August 4 to 10 and the BITSAT is scheduled between August 3 to 6

Published on 20th July 2021
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Agricultural universities are important for strengthening the economy: Former Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar

While agriculture is one of the specialisations of the university, there is equal emphasis on preparing students for careers in architecture, management, engineering, and other such domains

Published on 1st July 2021
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Here's how this LPU grad's online marketplace for everything agriculture can change the game

Agrohub went live in January 2020 and already has more than 300 verified registered vendors across 100 cities, with over 850 products listed on the site

Published on 28th May 2021
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Genomic research of plants sound futuristic to you? Kochi's AgriGenome Labs is doing it right now!

AgriGenome Labs has been working on groundbreaking research in the field of genomics. Here's how they hope it will change agriculture and the lives of those involved in the industry

Published on 17th March 2021
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This 14-year-old's virtual classroom app won the IIT Roorkee app innovation challenge. Here's why

The IIT Roorkee App Innovation Challenge was open to students from Grade 8 to 12. Students had to build apps on one of the following themes: agriculture, education, healthcare and sanitisation

Published on 23rd February 2021
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Odisha government allows opening of new colleges in agriculture by private institutions

With agriculture becoming more complex due to the impact of climate change and global trade policies, the State government has turnedprivate  its focus on strengthening the higher education

Published on 20th February 2021
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Government allows drone deployment to collect agricultural data in 100 districts

The Ministry of Civil Aviation and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation has granted conditional exemption for Remotely Piloted Aircraft System usage to the Ministry of Agriculture

Published on 19th February 2021
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What the FAQ: Who is Sir Chhotu Ram and why is he trending on social media?

Fondly called Deenbandhu, Sir Chhotu Ram was born in British-occupied Punjab on November 24, 1881 where he estblished himself as a politician who worked to support farmers

Published on 16th February 2021
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In a first, organic farming university likely to come up in Shivamogga

Agriculture Minister BC Patil also stressed on the importance of organic farming and said that programmes will be held to raise awareness

Published on 12th February 2021
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Guide farmers and adopt villages, Harish Rao tells Telangana agriculture students

The Minister had a lengthy discussion with scientists as well as students on kharif and rabi crops for this year and advised the students to visit farms in nearby villages

Published on 4th February 2021
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Kathua Agriculture Department takes 50 farmers on a visit to SKUAST to improve farming practices

A group of 50 farmers visited Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology to learn new techniques of farming and producing quality crops from scientists

Published on 30th January 2021
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Check out Kerala-based Farmer's Share, a farm where children are taught to live, learn and work for themselves

Set up by Ambrose Kooliyath, the 10-acre land allows adults and young children how to learn and practise every natural skill to support themselves

Published on 13th January 2021
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This Punjab student travelled from the US to show solidarity to the ongoing farmers' protest

Thousands of farmers, mostly from Punjab and Haryana, have been protesting at multiple Delhi borders against the new agriculture laws

Published on 7th January 2021
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BJP to hold nationwide programmes to highlight the benefits of the three farm laws

Some farmer unions and opposition parties have claimed that these reforms are aimed at helping the corporate sector in capturing the agriculture market at the cost of farmers' interests

Published on 11th December 2020

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