PAKISTAN – Drip irrigation system plans to improve cultivation of gram

The Punjab Agriculture Department is planning to boost gram cultivation in Thar, Bhakkar, Layyah and other areas through drip irrigation system. ‘Drip irrigation to help conserve […]

Improving Irrigation and Water Supply Helps Tajikistan’s Poorest Communities

Agriculture plays a vital role in economic growth and poverty reduction in Tajikistan, employing more than half the population and accounting for about a quarter of […]

India commits to environment-friendly farming; implements project to educate farmers on efficient use of resources

India has committed to voluntarily reduce its emissions intensity (emissions per unit GDP) between 20 to 25 per cent below 2005 levels by 2020. Low carbon […]

Filipino farmers advised to adapt to erratic rain

[MANILA] Rainfall patterns are changing so much that farming schedules in the Philippines may no longer hold true, a public awareness campaign this month (August) heard. […]

Philippines plans to build technology centers to assist farmers in post-harvest productions

MANILA — The Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PHilMech) will establish Regional Technology Management and Demonstration Centers (RTMDCs) that will help spearhead the agency’s efforts […]

Investments in irrigation, drainage system may produce high-value plants in Vietnam

Tây Ninh, a provincial city in south-western Vietnam, will zone around 17,000ha of land to orient farmers and solicit investments by enterprises in producing safe and high-quality […]

El primer ministro israelí ofrece a los iraníes tecnología contra la sequía

El primer ministro israelí, Benjamín Netanyahu, se ha dirigido este domingo a los iraníes para asegurarles de que compartirá con ellos, mediante una página web en […]

Pakistan – Drip irrigation to save the day

To counter the shortage of water and reduce wastage, drip irrigation systems are fast progressing in the agricultural sector. The system is being used in rain-prone […]

French Development Agency grants Armenia with drip irrigation systems

The EUR10m worth grant program “Development of irrigated agriculture in Ararat and Armavir marzes of Armenia” will kick off in Armenia with support from French Development […]

How’s saline agriculture helping countries worldwide? How can it help Europe during the extreme drought?

Extreme weather conditions in Europe has raised concerns for agricultural and dairy output for summer 2018. A record high temperature of between 35 to 40 degrees […]