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Yogi in his Kailash Fish Hatchery in Dharbhanga. Photo: Special Arrangement
Yogi in his Kailash Fish Hatchery in Dharbhanga. Photo: Special Arrangement

Better profit margin for fish growers in Bihar

Fish farming is an important and fast growing sector in Bihar. The state has immense natural aquatic resources in the forms of ponds and tanks where quality fish seed are required for go... »

Controlling pod fly menace in drumstick

Of late, drumstick pod is found to be seriously injured by a pod or fruit fly. Infestation of this pest starts from fruit initiation and persists till harvesting stage. Maggots enter into tende... »

A farmer looking at the Kuthiraivaali (barnyard millet) grown in his farm in Watrap region of Virudhunagar district. A file photo: G. Moorthy

Decline in production, consumption of small millets

Despite their nutritional qualities and climate resilience, the consumption of finger millets in India declined by 47 per cent, while intake of other small millets fell by 83 per cent in the last five... »

GI-tagged rice varieties to get a boost

Rs.2 crore set aside to grow them on 2,000 hectares »

Now, farm equipment on rent

Agriculture Department to set up five centres in Dakshina Kannada »
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