under agriculture

The Modi Government is yet to seize the opportunity to revive and modernise Indian agriculture, which is plagued by state apathy, lack of research and the misplaced priorities of regulators


30 Jul 2015 | BY Ajay Vir Jakhar

Incentives to help farmers stay put in agriculture are a short cut, and the Centre should focus on shifting them away to lucrative avenues


30 Apr 2015 | BY PR Ramesh

Bangalore’s growing community of urban farmers


2 Feb 2014 | BY Anuradha Nagaraj

The world’s once mighty car hub is now a rusty relic. A desperate Detroit is wooing Hollywood and turning to agriculture for survival.


3 Feb 2010 | BY Adam Molner

Suddenly there is a huge demand for earthworms, and people who are producing them are getting rich.


27 Jan 2010 | BY Haima Deshpande

Yet again settlers from one Indian state have taken over large parts of another’s farmland, altering the farm economy, power equations and the social setup.


24 Sep 2009 | BY Dhirendra K. Jha

The quest for food security is driving companies and countries to buy large tracts of farmland in poor countries. Indian firms are at it too. 


30 Jul 2009 | BY TR Vivek

Sparse rainfall in the country’s bread basket could yield toxic foodgrains. Beware!


16 Jul 2009 | BY Jatin Gandhi

The threat to a revival of the Doha Round comes from the US, which may go for bilateral deals, hurting the talks


3 Jul 2009 | BY Ninad D. Sheth

In pursuit of the perfect fruit and perfect vegetable, hundreds of Indians are taking drastic steps


22 Jun 2009 | BY Manju Sara Rajan
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