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Murrah milk drives Haryana’s white revolution

August 22nd, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 22 (IANS) With dairy farming picking up in the state, and with the rising popularity of the Murrah breed of buffaloes, milk production in Haryana has gone up ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fungal disease hits willow trees in Himachal

March 8th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 8 (IANS) A fungal disease has seriously affected willow plantations in forests of Himachal Pradesh's remote Lahaul Valley, prompting the government to consider introducing new varieties of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Gene Bank at Agricultural University in Tamil Nadu to benefit farmers

May 6th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), May 6 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has established a Gene Bank within its premises in Coimbatore city here, so that the farmers and breeders benefit from it.The bank, ... Read more...

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CCEA approves Central Sector scheme

June 26th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 26 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today gave its approval for implementation of the existing Central Sector scheme.The scheme would be implemented with a total ... Read more...

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