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Vegetable – based farming system – Enhancing gains through appropriate crop combinations

Wajih S, Singh BK, Singh AK and Srivastava A Amidst the risk of recurrent floods and prolonged waterlogging with changing climate thresholds, 265 households of small and marginal farmers in...

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Organic vegetable cultivation

A.Anandakumar Vegetable farmers in Tumkur are reaping many benefits by shifting to ecological alternatives. They are also improving farm sustainability by diversifying crops and trees on the farms. Urdigere and...

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Value addition through solar drying

Rakesh K. Warrier and Mahesh N. Lade The collective strength of women farmers is being leveraged by integrating solar drying technology with off-farm value addition of primary produce. The decentralized...

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Urban farming initiatives

Deborah Dutta Urban spaces need to radically rethink their relationship with food in terms of production and consumption as climate change, land degradation due to industrialised farming present a serious...

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Enabling digital transformation in agriculture

Krishna Kumar Digitalisation in agriculture is not just the future, but the present reality of global agriculture. Digital technologies have been a major potential booster to the world of agriculture....

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Turning technology into a tool for regenerative agroecology

Usha Devi Venkatachalam Conventional digital market platforms are extractive in nature.Krishi Janani’s marketplace platform in Tamil Nadu is building an alternative model that emphasizes decentralization and regeneration. Janani Grow mobile...

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Going digital – Integrating experiential innovations in coconut farming

Anithakumari. P Small farms can become efficient when tacit knowledge of farmers is integrated with explicit knowledge from other sources. ICAR’s initiative has shown that this could be possible by...

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Bringing digital technology to farmers’ door steps

B.K Singh, Ajay Singh and Archana Srivastava Today we are more dependent on digital technologies than ever before. This paradigm shift towards digital technologies should not further marginalise the small...

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