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Making a difference in farmers’ lives: Retired Forest Officer shows the way…
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Making a difference in farmers’ lives: Retired Forest Officer shows the way…

By N. Niranjan Nikam Plant, nourish and flourish’ is the mantra of this 80-year-old former Forest and Environment Secretary A.C. Lakshmana. The multi-pronged and highly beneficial project to the State that he advocates especially in the wake of farmers’ loan burden, increasing poverty and suicides is very important to overcome these tragic conditions. Speaking to…

KRRS bats for AP model of Agriculture
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KRRS bats for AP model of Agriculture

Mysuru:  Stating that the Andhra Pradesh (AP) model of agriculture was best suited for the State rather than the Israeli model proposed by Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, farmer leader and KRRS office-bearer Badagalapura Nagendra has maintained that the State Government was in favour of the AP model. Addressing a press meet at Patrakarthara Bhavan here…

Brahma Kumaris host workshop for farmers on ‘Yogic Agriculture’
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Brahma Kumaris host workshop for farmers on ‘Yogic Agriculture’

About 500 farmers from five districts of Mysuru, Mandya, Chamarajanagar, Hassan and Kodagu  participated in the workshop where they were briefed on yogic agriculture. Delivering the keynote address, Lakshmi D. Raju, Joint Director, Department of Horticulture, Lalbagh, Bengaluru, opined that organic farming gave good yield as it was free from chemical fertilisers.  She contended that…

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