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Viewpoint & Interview
Date：Mar. 10, 2020 Category：Markets
At present, the issues related to pesticides and insecticides are governed by the 52-year-old Insecticides Act 1968 which is not in line with the present situat...
Date：Nov. 7, 2019 Category：Markets
In Mizoram’s rugged mountains, telltale signs of climate change and population pressure show on slash-and-burn agriculture (jhum or shifting cultivation) and i...
Date：Sep. 3, 2019 Category：Markets
Spotted in a maize field in Chikkaballapur, some 60 km from state capital Bangalore, the appearance of FAW in India is a cause for serious concern. The worm spr...
Date：Aug. 26, 2019 Category：Regulations
India started a national nanotechnology mission more than a decade ago and the technology has found applications in the agriculture sector, the backbone of Indi...
Date：Aug. 16, 2019 Category：Markets
Spotlighting the ongoing research globally on ‘new crops’ to meet the food demand for an increasing population, a review describes the full potential of some ...
Date：Sep. 28, 2018 Category：Markets
Use of chemical pesticides in India, including those that are banned in other countries, has been a matter of concern and a raging topic of discussion in the co...
Date：Feb. 21, 2018 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Pesticides are flourishing on fertile economic ground in Brazil, thanks to the large government subsidies and low taxes granted to the companies manufacturing t...