Zero Stubble Burning Villages Current Affairs, GK & News
On 4th November, 2019, the ICAR’s Creams Laboratory bulletin stated that there has been reduction of 12% in incidents of Stubble Burning as compared to the same period in 2018. Highlights of the report There were 31,402 burning events in the three states Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana as on October 1, 2019 The state ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
According to Union Government there has been a 41% reduction in stubble burning incidents in 2018 as compared to 2016. Recently, Secretary of Department of Agricultural Research and Education and Director General, ICAR Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra highlighted considerable reduction in crop residue burning incidents in 2018 through various government efforts under Central Sector Scheme (CSS) ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Central Sector Scheme • Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers Welfare • Happy Seeder • Haryana • In-Situ Management of Crop Residue • Punjab • Stubble burning • Sub-Mission on Agriculture Mechanization • Uttar Pradesh • Zero Stubble Burning Villages • Zero Tillage Technology