Bihar Agricultural University


tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Ravi Ranjan took to farming after the death of his grandfather and, despite his initial apprehension about working in agriculture, has never looked back.


tag icon Innovations

Adjusting the sowing dates for wheat in eastern India will increase untapped potential production by 69%, new research shows, helping to ensure food security and farm profitability as the planet warms.


tag icon Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we spoke to Pragya Timsina about how women’s participation in agriculture is evolving across the Eastern Gangetic Plains and her findings which will be included in a paper coming out later this year: ‘Necessity as a driver of bending agricultural gender norms in South Asia’.


tag icon Capacity development

New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.


tag icon Environmental health and biodiversity

A new policy brief provides a roadmap for accelerating the adoption of conservation agriculture in Eastern India.