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Viewpoint & Interview
Date：Jan. 31, 2020 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Late last year the world’s first genetically modified (GM) cowpea was registered and approved for release to smallholder farmers in Nigeria. The new variety ca...
Date：Dec. 26, 2019 Category：Markets
The Indian farmer today faces a peculiar challenge.
Date：Dec. 25, 2019 Category：Markets
Despite strong agricultural intensification in India after 1960, the overall average crop diversity did not decline at the national level, a new study has found...
Date：Nov. 15, 2019 Category：Markets
The run-up to the RCEP leader summit in Bangkok last week was truly amazing. While farmers and trade union activists from both the Left and Right were opposed t...
Date：Nov. 1, 2019 Category：Markets
The government will be unable to spend a large chunk of the Rs 75,000 crore allocated to be spent under PM Kisan Samman Nidhi in the 2019-20 financial year, acc...
Date：Aug. 15, 2019 Category：Markets
Last week, the Union government issued a gazette notification to exempt persons engaged in contract farming from restrictions on stock limits and movement under...
Date：Jul. 23, 2019 Category：Markets
Alternative grains like millets and sorghum could help India cope better with the impact of global heating on agriculture and variations in supply than continui...
Date：Jul. 15, 2019 Category：Markets
As India expands its Act East policy and looks to take advantage of the US-China trade war, it’s easy to forget how important Latin America is as a trading zon...
Date：Jan. 7, 2019 Category：Markets
The effects of climate change and increasing pollution cause direct harm not just to the public, but also to the health of agricultural crops.
Date：Aug. 28, 2018 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
The European Court of Justice has ruled that organisms altered using gene editing tools should be subjected to the same rules as genetically modified organisms ...
Date：Jul. 6, 2017 Category：Markets
The use of eco-friendly biocontrol agents as an alternative to chemical pesticides is prevalent in some farming communities. A group of scientists have now show...
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