Indian Council Of Agricultural Research
News  /  Published 10.04.22

ICAR funds promise for Birsa Agricultural University development

BAU asked to submit proposal to the department of science and technology, department of biotechnology, government of India ...
By Our Correspondent

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.21

Novel approach: Stubble burning

Credit must be given where it is due. In an innovative move, the Centre’s apex farm research body, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, has devised a scheme to encourage farmers to adopt...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 25.12.20

ICAR research station in Leh

A regional research station of the ICAR-Central Arid Zone Research Institute (ICAR-CAZRI) was inaugurated virtually at Leh on December 21. The inauguration was done by Union agriculture minister Nare...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.08.20

Aloe Vera village beats lockdown blues

“Earlier, we used to earn around Rs 3,000 per month from paddy cultivation if we were able to get work for all the 30 days. However, this year, apart from working in paddy fields, we were able t...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Health  /  Published 22.10.18

GM fear over apple import

An agriculture ministry panel’s approval for the import of maize, papaya and apple may facilitate the fresh entry and illegal sale of genetically modified versions of these foods in India, a non-gov...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 27.04.19

First mitogenome of NE beetle

Researchers from Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) at Umiam in Meghalaya’s Ri Bhoi district have mapped the mitochondrial genome of a beetle for the very first time. An international re...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Science  /  Published 24.02.19

Caution: Rice output lags population growth

India’s rice production, although steady and rising, may not keep pace with population growth, government crop scientists have cautioned in a research study that has called for urgent steps to incre...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Science  /  Published 14.01.19

Little field mouse spotted in Ladakh

Scientists have for the first time spotted the little Indian field mouse in farms and granaries in the cold, high-altitude region of Ladakh and called for surveillance and management of this crop pest...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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