Soil Health card


Soil Health Card Scheme

This scheme was originally launched by UPA Government in 2007-08 under the integrated soil management initiative. But this scheme made little progress in the UPA regime. In 8 years (by March 2013) only around 50 Lakh Soil Health Cards were…


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…


Understanding the Soil Health card

Soil Health card is the report card of the soil which provides all one need to know about the quality of soil. It gives comprehensive information about the soil from nutrient content in the soil, type of soil, fertilizer required,…