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MSSRF-Fish For All Centre 12th anniversary celebrated
03/02/2022

MSSRF-Fish For All Centre 12th anniversary celebrated

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MSSRF Condolence for Prof M K Prasad
16/01/2022

MSSRF Condolence for Prof M K Prasad

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Chennai gets its first nutrition garden in city limit
10/01/2022

In collaboration with Rotary Club of Madras East, M S Swaminathan Research Foundation established nutrition garden behind Thiruvanmiyur railway station in Chennai city to demonstrate and improve nutrition literacy among urban people. J. Radhakrishnan, Principal Secretary, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Tamil Nadu, inaugurated ‘Nutri-rich Plants/Awareness Garden.’

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MSSRF conduct consultation on the school feeding programme
04/01/2022

The M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), in collaboration with Global Child Nutrition Foundation (GCNF), is conducting a three-day virtual consultation on the school feeding programme. The consultation “Augmenting Nutrition in Mid Day Meal Scheme” is scheduled for 4, 7, and 11 January 2022.

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MSSRF and NABARD launch “My District My product” scheme in Cuddalore District
27/12/2021

M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), with financial assistance from National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), launched a new project in the Mudasalodai village of Cuddalore District on the Production of Quality Dry Fishes using Portable Tunnel Baby Solar Dryer Technology.

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THE M.S. SWAMINATHAN ROSE– A rose variety named after Prof. M S Swaminathan
22/12/2021

India’s leading rose breeder named a new variety of rose after Prof. M S Swaminathan – THE M.S. SWAMINATHAN ROSE. The Rose is highly disease resistant with rich magenta purple colour with stimulating aroma.

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MSSRF organized a panel discussion to commemorate the World Soil Day 2021
15/12/2021

Soil salinization is a vicious factor impacting agriculture, resulting in low agricultural productivity, low economic returns and soil erosion.

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FFM App helping conservation of Olive Ridley turtles in Odisha
28/11/2021

The new fisher friend mobile application (FFMA) launched on 29 October 2021 at Bhuvaneswar by Honorable Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Empowerment, Fisheries & Animal Resources Development, and Higher Education

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‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ India@75 – Farmers-Scientists Connect Meet organised
27/11/2021

A mega-event “Farmers-Scientists Connect Meet” was held under “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” celebrations by Biotech-KISAN Hub programme, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, New Delhi at Biotech-KISAN Hub ICAR-IARI, Pusa, New Delhi in hybrid mode (physical and virtual) on 28 October 2021.

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Alternative Seed producing System Model gaining momentum in Odisha
27/11/2021

In the backdrop of erratic rainfall and prolonged drought conditions, M S Swaminathan Foundation (MSSRF) interventions started showing positive results in Odisha's Koraput district.

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What Happened at COP26? Assessments and Reflections – Seminar
22/11/2021

Seminar on “What Happened at COP26? Assessments and Reflections" by Prof T Jayaraman, at the Sambasivan Auditorium on Monday 22 November 2021 at 10.30 am onwards.

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MSSRF response to the COVID-19 emergency
12/11/2021

M S Swaminathan Foundation had responded quickly to the COVID-19 emergency, providing support at the field level to rural communities and also facilitating situation assessments to provide policy recommendations.

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