Youth plays a vital role in transforming Agriculture in India. There are emerging challenges of empowering the youth to improve their skills and to enable them to stay in the agricultural enterprise in rural situation. To address these issues, certain economic models are to be created in the... Read more
NEW DELHI: Realizing the importance of rural youth in agricultural development especially from the point of view of food security of the country, ICAR had initiated a program on "Attracting and Retaining Youth in Agriculture (ARYA) during 2015-16. Under this scheme, special efforts are being taken... Read more
In order to motivate and attract youth in agriculture, ICAR is holding a two day conference in which several prominent rural experts are participating. Speaking on the occasion, Dr MS Swaminathan, the father of green revolution in the country said that youth can prove be a game-changer for rural... Read more
The intense rainfall that unleashed widespread devastation throughout Kerala earlier this month could have extracted a heavy toll on the rich biodiversity and ecology of the Western Ghats region, according to experts.
A Leetsdale native was one of 24 students across the country who completed a summer internship researching the obstacles to breastfeeding in India. Natalie Napolitano, a 2018 graduate of Quaker Valley High School, spent part of her summer in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, where she participated in... Read more
HYDERABAD: A group of 29 young graduates have left their cushy jobs to make prosthesis with advanced features to restore arm function and technology for farmers. The group floated a company, Makers Hive, and is working on technologies that can be used in drones for energy management and... Read more