PIG FARMING IN INDIA

Pig farming has taken off over the recent past and now commercial pig farming for meat production is a profitable business. There are several meat producing pig breeds suitable for commercial meat pro…

FISH FARMING PRACTICES IN INDIA

FISH FARMING PRACTICES IN INDIA Fishing is a major industry in coastal parts of India especially providing employment to millions. India has about 8129 kms of coastline, 3827 fishing villages, and abo…

AGRICULTURAL REGIONS

AGRICULTURAL REGIONS IN THE WORLD We have mentioned earlier about why agriculture is important and have listed some popular crops grown in the world based on region and quantity. This article is a con…

VEGETABLE FARMING PRACTICES IN INDIA

VEGETABLE FARMING PRACTICES IN INDIA Vegetables are important for human consumption daily and hence the demand is exorbitant with the rising population. Vegetables have numerous benefits and are healt…

Union Agriculture Budget 2018

UNION AGRICULTURAL BUDGET 2018 The agricultural industry accounts for 17% of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Almost half the population’s livelihood is dependent on agriculture indirectly …

TYPES OF FARMING / AGRICULTURE

It is found that a majority of Indians (about 70% at least) earn their living through agriculture. India is an agriculturally favorable nation and we have many types of climates and land areas across …

TERRACE FARMING IN INDIA

What is terrace farming? Terrace farming refers to the act of creating steps or terraces on mountain slopes to carry out farming activities. Each level consists of various crops being grown. The advan…

Successful Farming

Farming Systems in India Before we can begin with the idea of successful farming, we must first understand what is farming, the farming systems in India and what are the current drawbacks. This will g…