Rice farmers in the mid-hills region of Nepal are vulnerable to drought, which can drastically reduce yields.
The East Africa Seed Company has rolled out a drought-resistant maize variety which takes 90 days to mature.
In the light of rural distress caused by the drought and unseasonal rains, Maharashtra government has appealed to the seed companies to reduce price of Bt cotton seeds by `.
PARIS, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Advances in understanding the genetic make-up of plants could ultimately help to produce more resilient, higher-yielding crops, the head of French seed company Limagrain sa
Bayer CropScience has launched a new fungicide Raxil Easy, a seed treatment product for the control of loose smut disease in wheat.
In two cases of violation of the Seed Act, the Chief Judicial Magistrate has imposed fine on several firms.
Farmers have started switching to cereals from paddy in the wake of adverse impact of climate change with new technology and seed in the vast Barind tract.
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