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Why Ukraine-Russia Conflict Will Spike Sunflower Oil Prices

Why Ukraine-Russia Conflict Will Spike Sunflower Oil Prices

Vegetable oils are a key item in diets around the world and an essential source of fats. It accounts for about 10% of daily caloric food supply (300 kcal per day per person), making them the second most important food group after cereals. Vegetable oils are also an important nutritional source of omega-3,omega-6,fatty acids and…

Metabolism Boosting Food for Weight Loss

Metabolism Boosting Food for Weight Loss

When we talk about fat loss, metabolism is one of the most important factors to be considered. Metabolism refers to biochemical processes that occur within any living organism – including humans – to maintain life. These biochemical processes allow people to grow, reproduce, repair damage, and respond to their environment.For those who have a slow…

Is Hemp (Cannabis sativa) Making a Comeback in 2022 ?

Is Hemp (Cannabis sativa) Making a Comeback in 2022 ?

What is hemp ? Often regarded as the ‘trillion-dollar crop”, Hemp  or more commonly known as industrial hemp is a short, summer crop and uses just about half the amount of water that any other fibre crop like  cotton does, makes for a sustainable crop. Every part of the plant can be used, for food (nutrient-dense…

Top 6 Agri Start up to watch out for in 2021-22

Top 6 Agri Start up to watch out for in 2021-22

As agriculture is considered as a crux for India’s rural population for the fact that, it serves as a livelihood for more than 50 per cent of the population. With such a large workforce operational in this sector, yet, Indian agriculture sector is suffering from a variety of problems like the use of obsolete equipment, out of…

Aonla or Indian Gooseberry: New Value Added Products

Aonla or Indian Gooseberry: New Value Added Products

Aonla or Indian Gooseberry (Emblica officinalis Gaertn.) belongs to family Euphorbiaceae. It is one of the important indigenous fruits of Indian subcontinent. The fruit has cooling, refrigerant, diuretic and laxative property hence used for treating chronic dysentery, bronchitis, diabetes, fever, diarrhoea, jaundice  & coughs etc. It is highly nutritive and one of the richest source of ascorbic…

Mungbean- Novel Drought Tolerant Genotype Identified In 2021

Mungbean- Novel Drought Tolerant Genotype Identified In 2021

Mungbean is excellent source of high quality protein and mineral. The seeds have high (28%) protein that is easily digestible, are easy to cook and lack flatulence factors in contrast to other legumes. The legume provides a cash crop for farmers with its stable, high market price and demand across Asia.  The mung cultivation is…

Impact of COVID 19 in Agriculture sector in India

Impact of COVID 19 in Agriculture sector in India

Agriculture is the backbone of any economy and so is true for Indian economy too. It is the primary sector which generates employment and majority of the Indian population, is involved in this sector.  The Indian economy has got a huge hit from the corona virus pandemic and resultant lockdowns. Like all other industries, India’s agriculture…

Future of Agriculture – New Trends in Agriculture 2021

Future of Agriculture – New Trends in Agriculture 2021

As per estimates by the United Nations, by 2050 approximately 9.5 billion people will inhabit the world. How can all these people be fed, given that the amount of farmland available per capita is decreasing day by day? To address this pressing issue, agriculture requires new approaches, which can not only increase productivity but also…

Stepping-up Agriculture Through AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Stepping-up Agriculture Through AI (Artificial Intelligence)

AI is redefining the traditional pattern of agriculture. The future of AI in agriculture is way ahead in offering with advanced approaches.

Impact of Global Warming and Climate Change On Agriculture

Impact of Global Warming and Climate Change On Agriculture

As our climate continues to heat up and the impacts of that warming grow more frequently and severely, the farming communities around the world will be increasingly challenged.

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