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Godrej Agrovet launches ‘high yielding’ oil palm saplings

Godrej Agrovet said in a statement its Oil Palm Plantation business has launched ‘high yielding’ oil palm saplings. The saplings were raised from semi-clonal seeds sourced from Malaysia. The saplings were distributed to farmers under the Godrej Agrovet factory zone in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, the statement added. Get access to premium Portfolio …

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THE PERIODIC TABLE AND PLANT NUTRITION PIONEERS

2019 is the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements. Developed by Dmitry Mendeleev, it has been one of the most important scientific tools for the development of modern chemistry, physics and biology. The Periodic Table has allowed scientists to identify and understand the earth’s elements, classify them by type and predict their …

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Coffee accessories that are every coffee lover’s dream!

What sets coffee lovers apart is the joy they get from creating their coffee – brewing it, carefully pouring and sipping the warmth soon after. To them (and us), nothing comes close to the smell of freshly-made brew enveloping the entire house. They’re brimming with experiences because they’re living life as it comes, mastering each …

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Rising from the ashes: The fall of Trident and rise of Pradakshana

Building a business isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. It takes immense capital and years of effort to make an idea work. And to see all those hard-won gains collapsing like a pack of cards is heart-wrenching. Kishore Kumar Puli, 50, a microfinancier who lost everything in the microfinance crisis a decade ago, is one entrepreneur who had to go …

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24 Indian children nominated for International Children’s Peace Prize

Children, from marginalised communities facing severe challenges of their own, are committed to helping other children and becoming changemakers By IANSlife October 22, 2020 (IANSlife) Twenty-four young changemakers from India are the nominees for the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize 2020. They are among the 142 nominees from 42 different countries, who qualified for the coveted award. The prestigious prize is …

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Rockefeller Foundation Pledges $1 Billion For ‘Green’ And ‘Inclusive’ Covid-19 Recovery

The Rockefeller Foundation pledged $1 billion on Monday to help address the Covid-19 pandemic and its aftermath, with a focus on expanding access to coronavirus tests and vaccines in the U.S. and globally, as well as encouraging billions of dollars worth of investments in green energy sources to help the more than 800 million people …

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[RAISE 2020] How this Bengaluru-based startup is modernising agriculture through IoT and AI

Founded in 2019, GramworkX has built an IoT and AI-enabled smart farm resource management tool that helps farmers to monitor micro-climatic conditions of their farms, quantify irrigation and with irrigation prediction so that they can take accurate, proactive and preventive decisions. Around 48 percent of India’s 1.3 billion people depend on agriculture. The country’s agricultural GDP stands …

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