Cross-bred animals are found more useful for the farmers who raise livestock for income-generating purpose. It has been found that high breed animals like murra buffalo, jarsi cow, jamuna pari goats

Various organisations of the farmers have decided to hold a national-level farmers' convention at Hyderabad on May 1 in protest against the new economic policies of the Union government and to

Farm experts are in favour of changing the existing cropping pattern in Punjab. The adoption of rice-wheat rotation has resulted in a heavy withdrawal of plant food nutrients from the soil, which has

The Pakistani Government will seek to contest jointly with the Indian Government the grant of a patent on basmati rice to an American firm, authorities said.Disclosing this, a senior officer at the

Angry farmers blocked roads and pelted stones to enforce the statewide bandh they had called to protest against debt-induced suicides by colleagues. Police officials said at least 1,800 farmers were

The government has earmarked Rs 7 crore during the current financial year for improving production, productivity and purity of cotton. The project to improve cotton production and quality will be

Rain has eased a drought in parts of northern and northeastern China, bringing welcome relief to winter wheat crops and aiding spring planting, officials said on Thursday. Rain in April has brought

The government is preparing a draft act to treat Darjeeling tea as a geographic indicator to prevent other countries from patenting it or claiming to sell the premium tea variety, a commerce ministry

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has recommended the closure of the Delhi government's ambitious poultry project because of huge

The Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University (CCSHAU) here is trying to develop resistant varieties of indigenous cotton which is hardy as compared to the American ones. This would help