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Organic Farming


How Organic Farming Benefits the Environment

Organic farming can be profitable, and organic food appeals to consumers as both a healthy and ethical choice. Beyond money and ethics, though, organic farming practices result in numerous environmental benefits.     01  Reduced Exposure to Pesticides and Chemicals fstop123...

Organic Farming Certification in India

The organic farming system is a traditional method of farming which focusses on growing crops in a way that soil is alive and the food that we consume is healthy. Organic farming uses organic fertilizers and farming methods that result in the sustainable production of crops without affecting the quality of the...

How to get ‘India Organic’ Certification

India Organic Certification is a label given to organic products after validation, which ensures that the product or raw materials used in the product were grown through organic farming - without any chemical fertilizers,  pesticides, or induced hormones. A trademark - "India Organic"...

Organic Farming-Ecofriendly Agriculture

Abstract Agriculture became a high investing and low yielding due to uncontrolled use of synthetic chemicals which are becoming harmful to the ecosystem. To protect our ecosystem organic farming is well practiced without using harmful chemicals, they are replaced by bio-fertilizers, bio-pesticides etc. this...

What is organic farming / organic farming concept and development

What is organic farming? Organic farming system in India is not new and is being followed from ancient time. It is a method of farming system which primarily aimed at cultivating the land and raising crops in such a way, as to keep the soil alive and in good health by use of organic wastes (crop, animal and...

History of Organic Farming

History of organic agriculture in India Organic farming was practiced in India since thousands of years. The great Indian civilization thrived on organic farming and was one of the most prosperous countries in the world, till the British ruled it. In traditional India, the entire agriculture was practiced using...

Benefits Of Organic Food

Benefits of organic food Today the organic word is very popular and everyone wants to know whether to buy organic food or not because it is often more expensive than regular food. There are some advantages of organic food some are clear and some are not so clear, some are about you, some are about others...

Green Manuring as an essential part of Organic Farming

Green manures, often known as cover crops, are plants which are grown to improve the structure, organic matter content and nutrient content of the soil. They are a cheap alternative to artificial fertilisers and can be used to complement animal manures. Growing a green manure is not the same as simply growing...

Natural pest and disease control

Diseases and Pests are a piece of nature. In the perfect framework there is a whiz balance amongst predators and pests. On the off chance that the framework is imbalanced then one populace can end up plainly predominant on the grounds that it is not being gone after by another. The point of common control is...

Crop Rotation: A necessary element under OrganicFarming

Growing similar yields in a similar site quite a long time lessens soil richness. Furthermore, this may energise the growth of bugs, illnesses and weeds in the soil. Crops ought to be moved to an alternate territory of land every year, and not came back to the unique site for quite a long while. For vegetables,...

Conversion of soil to Organic

Restricting of chemicals- It is generally well established reality that some organic procedures of plants required in securing supplements, for example, nitrogen e.g. N2 obsession are by and large restrained by including Nitrogen compost. Soil researchers for the most part alert against non wise manure utilize...

How to achieve??

Enhancement of Soil:  Surrender utilization of chemicals, utilize crop deposit as mulch, utilize natural and organic fertilizers, embrace crop revolution and different cropping, maintain a strategic distance from unnecessary working and keep the dirt secured with a green cover or natural mulch. Management...

Principles of Organic Farming

To comprehend the inspiration for organic farming, the works on being utilized and what we need to accomplish, it is essential to comprehend the controlling standards of organic horticulture. These standards envelop the principal objectives and provisos that are viewed as vital for delivering astounding sustenance,...

Why farm organically?

Organic farming gives long haul advantages to individuals and the earth.  Organic farming aspires to:  • Maintain and encourage fertility of soil • Control of diseases and pests without damaging the soil.  • Guarantee that water remains hygienic and safe.  •...

Types of Organic Farming

Organic farming works in concordance with nature instead of against it. This includes utilizing procedures to accomplish great harvest yields without hurting the indigenous habitat or the general population who live and work in it. The techniques and materials that organic farmers ranchers utilize are abridged...

Organic Farming

Organic farming is a technique of crop production that engrosses much more than choosing not to exercise pesticides, fertilizers, and genetically modified organisms. Organic production is a comprehensive system intended to optimize the productivity of diverse communities. The major goal of organic production...

Farming News

  • The Centre’s initiative to help tomato farmers in Madhya Pradesh market their harvested...
  • Kerala gardens reeling under a financial crisis Tea growers in Kerala are keeping their...
  • Madhya Pradesh Govt orders issue of curfew passes With chaos in farm mandis across the country...
  • The government, on Wednesday, clarified that shops selling seeds and pesticides are out of...
  • Situation expected to improve as State governments issue passes for vehicles transporting essential...
  • Suspension of auctions in Bodinayakanur to continue till month-end The Spices Board will...
  • Climate scientists studying potential climatic impacts of nuclear war on global food production...
  • The Telangana Government has notified guidelines for the implementation of farm loan waiver...
  • The euphoria over a rising trend in pineapple prices has started waning, with coronavirus dampening...
  • Lasalgaon, Asia's largest wholesale market for onions, is gearing up for increased exports...
  • To counter rumours  that the coronavirus infection is linked to consumption of poultry...
  • Panic triggered by the spread of the Covid-19 virus has clouded the prospects of a good harvest...
  • The coronavirus scare has slowed down commodity trading in several markets, mainly in Madhya...
  • The Karnataka-based All India Cashew Growers Association (AICGA) has urged the Centre to implement...
  • The 4.61 per cent increase in minimum support price (MSP) for the milling copra variety at ₹9,960...
  • The government plans to formulate a National Fisheries Policy for holistic development of the...
  • Projections of a bigger crop for Rabi 2019-20, coupled with the prospects of weak demand amidst...
  • Pepper prices remained steady despite a slow trading in upcountry markets, mainly because of...
  • Apart from higher productivity, its distinct musky flavour makes it good for juice making Researchers...
  • Exports of basmati rice, the largest product in India’s agri export basket, in the current...
  • Prices of vegetables in general, barring potatoes, have been trending lower for past few weeks...
  • Work is on, we will soon have a standardised database, says Dalwai In order to create a...
  • ICRISAT director says it’s the only way private sector participation can be ensured Indian...
  • Paradigm shift needed, says chief of Committee on Doubling Farmers’ Income The ambitious...
  • Declining pepper prices in Vietnam are worrying for Indian farmers as they fear a similar trend...
  • From ensuring remunerative prices for farmers through eNAM, risk-proofing agriculture through...
  • Lower production and higher prices may come in the way of India grabbing a significant chunk...
  • Som Parkash emphasises need to double farm income via increased production As part of the...
  • The jute industry in West Bengal is facing difficulties due to the dearth of working capital,...
  • Farm inputs such as chemical fertilisers, hybrid seeds and insecticides have played a key role...
  • Organic food production is not economically sustainable at present in the state, and even middle-class...
  • Dichlorvos, which is also known as DDVP is a potent insecticide. It can kill locusts with a...
  • Isolated hailstorm is forecast today and tomorrow over Chhattisgarh, Bihar and Jharkhand There...
  • Sahakar Bharati, an organisation that seeks to promote the cooperative movement, has suggested...
  • India has issued import licences for 1.1 million tonnes of refined palmolein from Indonesia,...
  • CM writes to Goyal; says curb hurting dhall traders, flour mills Tamil Nadu Chief Minister...
  • It is official. The latest data released by Tea Board confirms the speculation in the last...
  • India will hold talks with China to sort out the issues connected with the Chinese authorities’...
  • Rice exports from India is set to fall 18-20 per cent this fiscal because of weak demand from...
  • Adopting agricultural reforms would help States get more funds from the Centre as the 15th...
  • The number of unique beneficiaries under the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) till date is...
  • Winter is giving way to spring, and India is slowly heating up. Let’s see what kind of...
  • 7.62 crore or 84 per cent of farmers have received the first instalment Over five crore...
  • The worst nightmare of farmers ― locust attack ― is knocking at the doors yet again. If...
  • Lower arrivals continue to witness cardamom auctions, forcing the auctioneers to cancel the...
  • It seeks immediate help from the Centre in containing the pestilence and compensation for farmers The...
  • Even as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in her Budget speech an aim to double...
  • The pepper farming community has hailed the budget announcement to strengthen the provisions...
  • Cardamom auctions continue to witness lower arrivals as the total quantity offered in the two...
  • The bulb now sells for ₹23/kg in the wholesale market, while landed cost of the imported...
  • Aided by record planting and rising yields, wheat production in the country is seen touching...
  • India’s monthly palm oil imports from Malaysia could fall to the lowest level in nearly...
  • The days of onion crisis seem to be over. According to the first advance estimates released...
  • The Indian seed sector lost one of its biggest export markets when the governments of India...
  • The Indian seed sector lost one of its biggest export markets when the governments of India...
  • The Indian seed sector lost one of its biggest export markets when the governments of India...
  • Teas worth ₹4.76 crore remained unsold at Sale 4 of the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade...
  • Cardamom growers are worried over the climatic conditions prevailing in the growing tracts,...
  • The Ministry for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare organised the first National consultative...
  • Stock of rice, wheat with FCI is 2.6 times the buffer requirement. To make it easier for FCI...
  • In FY21, likely wage hike may prove a dampener There might be a marginal improvement in...
  • After feeling the pinch of buying water to save his coconut trees for two years in a row, S...
  • It is true that direct benefit transfer (DBT) schemes for farmers would allow the government...
  • Early outlook from global models says positive IOD will help; summer should be cooler for the...
  • In an inexplicable departure from what should have been obvious and rational, the Union Finance...
  • Increase in planting of crops, especially wheat, gram and jowar, has helped rabi acreage to...
  • Farmers in Gujarat can heave a sigh of relief after the State administration successfully eliminated...
  • Even as tea auctions in Coonoor are closed for a fortnight for Christmas-New Year celebrations,...
  • For now, feed/fodder to conform to BIS standards The Food Safety and Standards Authority...
  • Sudden pick-up in wheat and pulses sowing this week has helped the country register a 5 per...

Social Responsibility

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