Agriculture Extension

May 12, 2015

National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technology

National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technology (NIMAET) is a new 12th Plan programme approved by outgoing UPA Government in February 2014 with an objective to spread farm extension services and mechanization. The NDA Government has included a lots of…

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Climate-smart agriculture

The geographical location of India makes it vulnerable regarding the climate-change. The effect of climate change on agriculture and the state of soil and water with the increasing pollution poses a serious threat to Indian agriculture. The events like El…

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Revamping the Agriculture

India is an agro-based economy where more than 50% of its population is directly or indirectly related to agriculture in some or other way. However the sector shares merely 13% to its GDP. Agricultural productivity, fragmentation of land holdings, lack…