ICAR organises webinar on agri mechanisation in MP

The ICAR-Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Bhopal; Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE), Bhopal Chapter and Directorate of Agricultural Engineering, Madhya Pradesh jointly organised a national webinar on 'Roadmap on Agricultural Mechanization in Madhya Pradesh.'    In his addres...Read more


PAU concludes virtual kisan mela on resource management

The two-day Virtual Kisan Mela concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) amidst panel discussions on natural resource management; livestock production and subsidiary occupations; processing, value addition and farmer-producer organizations (FPOs). Dr JS Mahal, Director of Extension Education, expresse...Read more


Farm Advisory Service Centre, Gangian, Hoshiarpur organises awareness campaign on fall armyworm

A field day on 'Control of fall armyworm in maize' was recently organised in kandi area of Punjab by Farm Advisory Service Centre, Gangian, Hoshiarpur under the aegis of The Director of Extension Education Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana in village Lalota (Talwara). The field day was aimed to make farmers...Read more


Two-day Virtual Kisan Mela of PAU deliberates on agri issues

Captain Amarinder Singh, Chief Minister of Punjab, recently inaugurated the two-day Virtual Kisan Mela of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). “Kheti (agriculture) is Punjab’s jaan (lifeline). The Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) has contributed tremendously to the ushering in of Green Revolution ...Read more


ICAR organises virtual training prog in poultry and duck farming

ICAR-Directorate of Poultry Research, Hyderabad and ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Kolkata jointly organised a five-day Virtual Training Programme on 'Poultry and Duck Farming.' In his address, Dr RN. Chatterjee, Director, ICAR-DPR, Hyderabad and Dr SK Roy, Director, ICAR-ATARI, Kolka...Read more


PAU's virtual camp discuss ways on good agri practices for wheat

The School of Organic Farming, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), organised a virtual awareness camp-cum-training course on 'Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) for Wheat' under the aegis of Biotech-KISAN Hub of Department of Biotechnology, Government of India as a part of Azadi ka Amrit Mhotsav program...Read more


Union agri minister visits Integrated Farming System Model of AICRP in Jammu

Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare along with Kailash Choudhary and Km. Shobha Karandlaje, Union Ministers of State for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare recently visited the Integrated Farming System Model developed at the Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultu...Read more


PAU Ludhiana bags research project on pink stem borer Rs 38.45 lakhs

The Department of Entomology, PAU, Ludhiana, has bagged a research project entitled 'Ecological implications of abundance of pink stem borer, Sesamia inferens (Walker) in rice-wheat cropping system in Punjab' from the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology, Government o...Read more


KVK Fatehgarh Sahib organises vocational training course on goat farming

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Fatehgarh Sahib recently organised a vocational training course on ‘Goat Farming’ to inspire farmers, farm women and rural youth. 17 farmers belonging to different villages of districts Fatehgarh Sahib and Patiala participated in the training course. In the training programm...Read more


PHPTC organises training on pear fruit processing

The Punjab Horticultural Post-harvest Technology Centre (PHPTC), Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) campus, organised a training course on 'Processing of Pear Fruits.' In total, 10 trainees from a progressive Farmer Producer Organization of Khadur Sahib, district Tarn Taran attended the training course, which wa...Read more


ICAR-NAARM empanels eight IT Firms software solutions in agri sector

The ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM), Hyderabad recently signed agreements for joint product development with eight empanelled firms. In his address, Dr P Krishnan, Member Secretary, Empanelment Operationalising Committee outlined the main objective of the occasion.   Earlie...Read more


PAU's entomologist urge farmers to be vigilant from pink bollworm infestations

An entomology expert from the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) have advised farmers to keep monitoring cotton fields regularly for pink bollworm infestation. Referring to the history of pink bollworm, Dr Amandeep Kaur, Entomologist, said that the pest was earlier observed on Bt cotton hybrids in Southern India...Read more