Tuesday, February 7, 2023

ICAR

KVKs under ICAR Nagaland hold SAC meeting

Dimapur, Longleng and Kiphirie districts Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Nagaland Centre held Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting on January 24 at the Centre’s conference Hall.A press release by KVK Dimapur informed that...

NE states heaven of India : Tomar

Describing Northeastern states heaven of India, Union Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday stressed on the need to adapt to new technologies.“If we speak of heaven in connection to agriculture, it is the North Eastern region of India...

KVK NU conducts activities at Tichipami

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Nagaland University conducted “Swachtta campaign” on Thursday, at Government Middle School Tichipami under Suruhoto block, Zunheboto. KVK-NU also conducted NCIPM, ICAR at Tichipami Village, where CTO (plant protection), Wapangtoshi Longkumer spoke on winter vegetable crops...

Kronu urges farmers to take up scientific Mithun farming

ICAR-NRCM celebrates 35th foundation day Minister of Planning & Coordination, Land Revenue & Parliamentary Affairs, Neiba Kronu on Saturday urged upon Mithun farmers to take up scientific Mithun farming.Speaking as special guest at the ICAR-National Research Centre on Mithun (ICAR-NRCM),...

ICAR organises field day, farmers’-scientist interaction

Field day & farmers’-scientist interaction programme on participatory rice seed production was organised by Indian Council of Agricultural Research-National Research Centre (ICAR-NRC) on Mithun on September 28 and September 29 at Amaluma Village and H. Khehoyi Village of Dimapur...

Nagaland: RAC highlights conservation & propagation of mithun

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-National Research Centre (NRC) on Mithun Medziphema held its 15th Research Advisory Committee (RAC) meeting on September 21 wherein the committee recommended future line of research and development work for the conservation and propagation...

ICAR-NRC on Mithun celebrates ‘Hindi Week’

A week-long “Hindi Week” celebration by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-National Research Centre (NRC) on Mithun culminated on September 20.In a press release, ICAR-NCR on Mithun stated that during the closing ceremony, chief guest, Sainik School Punglwa,...

Centre, states trying to control spread of Lumpy Skin Disease in cattle: Modi

Stating that disease in livestock affects the farmers and their income, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the Centre and states are trying to control the spread of Lumpy Skin Disease, which has caused death of cattle in...

ICAR Nagaland to enhance maize production & productivity

In view of “deficient in poultry and piggery feed material”, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Nagaland Centre Medziphema said there was a need to enhance the production and productivity of maize in the state to suffice the feed...

Committee on MSP sets up four sub-groups to discuss key issues

The committee on Minimum Support Price (MSP) formed four sub-groups on mandated topics, including making “MSP more effective and transparent” in its first meeting on Monday but Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) remained absent.The committee, headed by former agriculture secretary...