Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Agriculture

Agriculture, MSMEs way out for Nagaland: Governor

Governor of Nagaland and Assam Prof Jagdish Mukhi said micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and agriculture were two areas where Naga youth could focus for economic development of Nagaland.Addressing the inaugural programme of the three-day National Innovate Integrate...

Palm oil plantation: Agriculture department to float Expression of Interest EoI for empanelment of firms

After having terminated the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/s Shivasais Oil Palm Pvt Ltd in August this year, the Agriculture Department was now looking forward to float an Expression of Interest (EoI) for empanelment of companies/implementing partners.Subject Matter...

Nagaland: World Bank officials hold coordination meetings

A core team headed by agriculture production commissioner (APC) Y. Kikheto Sema and Technical Support Committee of the project entitled “Enhancing Landscape and Eco-system Management Project (ELEMENT)” held meeting with the visiting team from the World Bank in the...

Plant-based ‘beef’ reduces CO2 but threatens agriculture jobs

Plant-based alternatives to beef have the potential to help reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, but their growth in popularity could disrupt the agricultural workforce, threatening more than 1.5 million industry jobs, new economic models show. By embracing meat protein alternatives,...

Set vision 2032 for Niuland district: Kikheto’s Tuluni message

Agriculture Production Commissioner (APC) Nagaland, Kikheto Sema, Tuesday urged the citizens of newly the inaugurated Niuland district to set a vision for the district for the next ten years and even beyond to make the district “a model habitat”...

Tuensang & Phek farmers trained on natural farming

Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Tuensang in collaboration with SAMETI Nagaland & MANAGE Hyderabad organised webinars on the theme “awareness programme for gram pradhans on natural farming” for the farming community of Tuensang and Phek districts on Monday.The ministry...

Hands-on training conducted at SASRD: Nagaland University

A hands-on training on “lemon grass oil-distillation & smoke-free drying of meat” was organized by STINER-TFC, SASRD: NU, Medziphema campus, Nagaland centre on June 28, at the technology demonstration unit under the initiative of dean SASRD and project in-charge,...

Artisans trained on ‘banana fibre craft’

Kudatech Skill Centre (KSC), Dimapur launched a training programme on “banana fibre craft” sponsored by National Bank for Rural & Agricultural Development (NABARD) where 60 artisans were trained and certified. KSC project coordinator, Elizabeth Chophi informed that the training...

Nagaland University conducts 12th Scientific Advisory Committee meeting

Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Zunheboto, Nagaland University conducted its 12th Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting at KVK, conference Hall, Lumami, on June 22.In a press release, KVK Zunheboto, NU informed that chairman of the programme, Nagaland University vice chancellor Prof....

Agriculture Technology Management Agency block inaugurates farm school

Agriculture Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Sechü-Zubza block inaugurated “Integrated Farm School” on June 18 at Mezoma Bawe and appointed Miasalhou as farm school teacher. In a press release, ATMA Sechü-Zubza block informed that during the programme, the concept of Farm...