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 […]

Revolutionizing Buffalo Calves’ Diet with Hydroponic Maize Fodder: A Study’s Insight

Posted on: April 6, 2024 at 11:07 am, in

In a ground-breaking study, researchers have delved into the impacts of incorporating hydroponic maize fodder into the diets of buffalo calves, offering new avenues for improving livestock growth performance and overall health. Conducted on twelve buffalo calves over a 100-day period, the study meticulously compared the effects of different diet compositions on growth, nutrient digestibility, […]

Impact of Grassland Reduction on Small Dairy Farmer of India

Posted on: March 26, 2024 at 9:50 pm, in

Grasslands, grazing lands or pastures, are crucial for the agricultural economy, particularly for countries like India where dairy farming plays a significant role in rural livelihoods. The recent statistics indicating a significant loss of 31% of India’s grassland area from 2005 to 2015 raise alarming concerns regarding the sustainability of the dairy industry and the […]

Challenges of Small Farmers in UP & MP & role of Pub-Pvt Partnerships

Posted on: March 6, 2024 at 12:40 am, in
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Introduction and Background Agriculture is the main livelihood for 43 percent of India’s population and accounted for 18.8 percent of the country’s GDP in 2020–21. Of this, approximately 85 percent comprise small or marginal farmers with less than two hectares of land. In MP 70 percent and in UP 60 % of the population is […]

Benefits of Hydroponic Green Fodder

Posted on: February 27, 2024 at 1:23 am, in
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Hydroponic Green Fodder, cultivated through soilless hydroponic systems where seeds germinate and grow, offers numerous advantages over traditional soil-based methods. Through this series of blog posts, we will delve into and illuminate these advantages: follow this post for updates.