National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture Current Affairs, GK & News
National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) was launched during February 2011 by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) with the funding from Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. Objectives Objective of this initiative is to enhance the resilience of Indian agriculture covering crops, livestock and fisheries to climatic variability and climate change through development ..
The following steps have been undertaken by the government to improve the crop productivity, reduce the risk and improve the income of the farmers: Kisan Suvidha Mobile Application Development of Kisan Suvidha mobile application to facilitate dissemination of information to farmers on various critical parameters such as Weather; Market Prices; Plant Protection; input Dealers (Seed, ..
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