Integrated pest management methods improve yields for cotton farmers in Tamil Nadu
August , 2016
Cotton farmers in Perambalur, Tamil Nadu, discover the secret of integrated pest management to save their fields of white gold and reap better returns
Improving the availability of curative health services in rural and remote areas of the country
Programmes focus on the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka,
Tamil Nadu and Telangana
Reviving the Green Revolution
Punjab was the leading state in North India to harness the benefits of the Green Revolution. But with time, technologies such as high-yielding seeds, chemical fertilisers, pesticides and farm mechanisation lead to exploitation of natural resources - particularly ground water, deterioration in soil fertility, and environmental pollution.