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MSSRF launches community driven plant health monitoring system

  The MS Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) has started an innovative project to build the capacity of local men and women farmers to monitor their crop health in Dindigul district of...

Indo-Swiss Supported Bioirrigation Project Launched

Swiss National Science Foundation and Department of Biotechnology of Government of India, funded Bioirrigation facilitated by mycorrhiza (BIOFAM) project meeting commenced on 28 April 2021 at the MS...

MSSRF continues the ‘Every Child A Scientist’ programme with the support of L&T - CSR

  The M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) and the Indian multinational, Larsen and Toubro (L&T), Chennai have come together to ignite young minds from marginalized sections of...

Prof MS Swaminathan’s Archive

M.S. Swaminathan is an agricultural scientist and plant geneticist, popularly known for his work on the ‘Green Revolution in India’. A collection of his research notes, annotated drafts,...

Audio option, boat destination tracking: check out new features of Fisher Friend Mobile Application

  A new version of Fisher Friend Mobile Application, that aims to support lives and livelihoods of marine fishing communities across India is now available. The updated version has the option...

Odisha Farmer Producer Organization gets facilities for quality seed promotion

  A Farmer Producer Organization formed for certified seed production activity and promotion of quality seeds in the state, will now have a godown and drying yard to take this forward. The...

Dal Mills in Ganjam, Odisha to increase smallholder farmer income

  Bringing drudgery reduction and income generation in one shot, two Dal Mills (processing centres for pulses) were inaugurated in Ganjam district, Odisha. Supported by the National Food...

Efforts to declare Gupteswar in Odisha a Biodiversity Heritage Site

  Gupteswar, a pilgrim site about 55 km from Jeypore, Koraput district is surrounded by dense forest having very rich biodiversity of many rare and endemic species of flora and fauna. Locally...

Training for Soil Health Card initiative in three Odisha districts

  A training-cum-workshop on Soil Health Card scheme was organized for three aspirational districts of Odisha - Malkangiri, Koraput and Rayagada. This was organised jointly by ICAR-Indian...