Welcoming Jay Chhajer as Chief Commercial Officer of Shunya

Posted on: June 23, 2024 at 5:25 am, in

We are thrilled to announce that Jay Prakash Chhajer has joined Shunya as our new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). With a remarkable track record in International Business, Fintech, and Telecommunications, Jay brings a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to our growing team. Jay’s illustrious career includes leadership roles at Paytm, Vodafone, and Tata […]

India’s Fragmented Land Holdings & Fodder Production

Posted on: June 15, 2024 at 9:28 am, in

The agriculture sector is a cornerstone of the Indian economy, with around 60% of the population engaged in agriculture, contributing approximately 18% to the country’s GDP. Despite its significance, farmers face numerous challenges, often unnoticed, that affect their livelihoods from input procurement to marketing and post-harvest activities. One of the major issues plaguing Indian agriculture […]

India’s Groundwater Crisis and a possible small step.

Posted on: June 15, 2024 at 8:54 am, in

A recent report highlights a critical issue: the rate of groundwater depletion in India is projected to triple between 2041 and 2080 due to global warming. As temperatures rise, the demand for groundwater increases, exacerbating the already severe depletion rates. This situation persists despite projected increases in precipitation and potential decreases in irrigation use. The […]

Revolutionising Dairy Feed in India: Shunya’s Commitment to Sustainability

Posted on: June 5, 2024 at 5:18 pm, in

At Shunya, protecting our environment isn’t just a priority; it’s a fundamental part of who we are. As we celebrate World Environment Day, we’re proud to share how we’re revolutionizing the dairy industry in India with our unwavering commitment to sustainability. Our core values drive us to create a better future for our planet and […]

The Looming Groundwater Crisis in India: Exploring Sustainable Solutions

Posted on: May 28, 2024 at 11:26 am, in

A recent UN report has issued a stark warning: India is rapidly approaching a critical tipping point concerning its groundwater resources. This alarming news highlights the urgent need for alternative solutions to mitigate the impending crisis. Among these solutions, Shunya Agritech’s hydroponic fodder system stands out as a promising innovation that significantly reduces water usage, […]

Ritesh Dhawan takes over as the COO

Posted on: May 28, 2024 at 11:03 am, in

We are thrilled to announce that Ritesh Dhawan has joined Shunya as our new Chief Operating Officer (COO). With a remarkable track record of operational excellence and strategic leadership, Ritesh brings a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to our growing team. Ritesh’s extensive background in fintech, rural advocacy and digital domains along with […]

Sh Pratab Singh Arya talk about organic farming

Posted on: May 20, 2024 at 2:02 pm, in

Helping farmers in shifting back from the practice of usage of excessive amounts of chemical fertilisers and pesticides has been the endeavour of Sh Pratab Singh Arya. In the recent discussion on Krishi Rishi he shares his personal experiences, the situation of overuse of chemicals in agri practices and what the farmers can do to […]

Dr. Rajaram Tripathi on welfare of farmers engaged herbal agri.

Posted on: May 16, 2024 at 1:20 pm, in

Dr. Rajaram Tripathi is the Chairman of the Central Herbal Agro Marketing Federation of India (CHAMF India). With a strong background in agricultural practices and a deep commitment to promoting herbal agriculture, Dr. Tripathi has been a pivotal figure in advancing the use of traditional and medicinal plants in India’s agro-economy. Under his leadership, CHAMF […]

Dairy Farming: Lifeline for Small Farmers

Posted on: May 8, 2024 at 10:38 am, in

In India, small-scale farmers find dairy farming an increasingly crucial aspect of their livelihood due to its potential for stable and supplementary income. This importance stems from several unique advantages that dairy offers over traditional crop farming. Read a detailed report on the importance of dairy farming for the small farmers of India here. Despite […]

Addressing the water woes.

Posted on: May 5, 2024 at 4:04 pm, in

As temperature sours across India, the annual focus on water scarcity, especially in the urban centers, makes headlines, however, little action gets taken. India’s dairy sector, integral to the nation’s agriculture and economy, too faces a significant challenge due to severe water scarcity. With the majority of India’s freshwater being consumed by agriculture, innovative approaches […]