July , 2021, Volume : 2 Article : 1

Agricultural News Updates July 2021

Author : Saikat Maji1 and Shantanu Rakshit2

 

Highlights:

 

First human case of H10N3 bird flu reported in China

ü  World`s first Nano Urea Liquid launched by IFFCO

ü  New MSPs of kharif crops announced for marketing season by 2021-2022

ü  Boom in Organic farm products exports in FY21

ü  Centers of Excellence Established in Karnataka under Indo-Israel Agriculture Project

ü  MoU signed between USA and Maharashtra Government to boost agro-industry sector

ü  Decade of ecosystem restoration: announced by United Nation

ü  Gopal Ratna Award: National award launched on World Milk Day

ü  Fertilizer price hike: additional fertilizer subsidy granted worth 14,775 crore to provide farmers one time relief

ü  National Green Tribunal forms committee to review environmental impact of inland aquaculture

ü  World first-ever genetically modified rubber plant developed and planted in Assam

ü  Kotak Mahindra Bank will be the digital payments partner of eNAM

ü  World Food Prize 2021: Indian decent American scientist Shakuntala Haraksingh Tilsted is a winner

ü  GI Certified Jalgaon banana being exported to Dubai

ü  Assam get two more National Parks: become state with 2nd highest number of National Parks after Madhya Pradesh.

ü  Jardalu mangoes: GI tagged mangoes from Bhagalpur, Bihar is being exported to London

ü  Agricultural Organization from Rajasthan wins India Biodiversity Awards

ü  Eco-agriculture Awards 2021 of States/UTs from Agriculture Today group conferred to Sikkim

ü  Noorjahan: The mango cost around Rs. 1000 per Kg.

ü  Fly-Cocobot: New tool for Harvesting Coconut

ü  “Nanma, Menma, and Shreya”: Bio pesticide technology patented by CTCRI

ü  Growing newer-released (1990s and later) cultivars of rice and wheat cannot be a sustainable option to alleviate zinc and iron malnutrition in Indian population: claimed a study.

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