Federal Govt to Deploy Improved Seeds, Technologies For Farmers

The Federal Government has disclosed plans to deploy improved seed varieties and technologies for farmers, as well as provide support for agribusinesses in the country. The move was disclosed by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Mahmood...

DROUGHT-PROOFING BUNDELKHAND: Reviving rainwater harvesting traditions

ICRISAT has developed an innovative landscape management approach of rainwater harvesting through a large-scale field bunding (~2,800 ha) along with masonry structures with about 3.0 million cubic meter (MCM) storage capacity which has been crucial in helping farmers...

Enabling food and nutrition security in drylands – ICRISAT

The recent COVID-19 pandemic and several other drivers have put the world off track to ending hunger and malnutrition in all its forms by 2030. The latest FAO report “The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2021” estimates that between 720 and 811...