Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)

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Innovation and technology
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The average farmer who uses the Happy Seeder can generate up to 20% more profits than those who burn their fields, according to a new study published in Science.

Climate change
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Published in Science, the article provides evidence for national policies that block stubble burning and promote no-till mechanization to manage crop residues.

Climate change
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M.L. Jat received the Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award for outstanding and impact-oriented research contributions in natural resource management and agricultural engineering.

Innovation and technology
In the media

Source: Daily Trust (23 May 2019)

CIMMYT researchers report a sub-surface drip fertigation system combined with conservation agriculture uses less water to produce the same wheat and rice yields.

Food security
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Villalobos recognized the immense work ahead, but was optimistic that young scientists could carry on the legacy of Norman Borlaug.

Climate change
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A study demonstrates how rice and wheat can be grown using 40 percent less water.

Food security
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Occupying 12 acres of land, the facility is expected to produce at least 30,000 DH lines a year.

Food security
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Policy to encourage alternative crops for wheat farmers in South Asia a short-term solution at best, say CIMMYT researchers

Innovation and technology
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Joint team recognized for their work on rice residue management using the Super Straw Management System, or Super SMS.

Innovation and technology
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A dialogue in New Delhi facilitated discussion on innovations for promoting balanced application of macro and micro nutrient fertilizers in Indian agriculture.

Food security
Capacity development
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Workshop participants learned how to use the latest in technology to identify and keep track of the deadly Wheat Blast disease.

Innovation and technology
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Harinder Sidhu, Australian High Commissioner to India, visits Borlaug Institute for South Asia and climate-smart village.