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Get Central Grant for technology development in Wasteland Areas

Technology support is extremely vital for success of land based programme, specially in the development of Wastelands. Proper area specific strategy has to be developed keeping in view the Agro-Climatic conditions and capability of land. Realizing this, a Central Sector Scheme of TDET was launched during 1993-94 to develop suitable ...

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Maharashtra announces scheme to increase farmers’ income

Mumbai: Amidst demands of farm loan waiver in Maharashtra, the State government has announced ‘Advanced Farming – Enriched Farmer’ scheme, with an aim to increase farmers’ income by cutting production cost and increasing the output. The scheme will be launched in the upcoming kharif season. Under the initiative, the government ...

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Revolutionary Scheme: Reaping Gold out Of Land: Karnataka

Farmers in Karnataka are going to see a big transformation in their livelihoods and agricultural productivity. Recognizing the potential for a strong collaboration in dryland agriculture long-term partners the Government of Karnataka and International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) along with consortium partners, launched a scheme called ...

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National Project for Cattle and Buffalo Breeding (NPCBB)

National Project for Cattle and Buffalo Breeding (NPCBB) by Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries envisages genetic upgradation and development of indigenous breeds on priority basis.   Objectives To arrange delivery of vastly improved artificial insemination service at the farmers doorstep. To progressively bring under organized breeding through artificial ...

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Development of Agricultural Infrastructure Scheme

Ministry of Agriculture, GoI, has formulated this scheme to develop marketing infrastructure in the country to cater to the post-harvest requirement of production and marketable surplus of various farm products. Objectives To provide additional agricultural marketing infrastructure to cope up with the large marketable surpluses of agricultural and allied commodities. ...

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