Budgam: The Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Muhammad Iqbal today reviewed the implementation of various Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSSs) and Flagship programs in a meeting of officers, here.
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government is mulling to double oilseed production in Kashmir by introducing slew of measures to boost mustard cultivation here.
Srinagar/IBNS: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor Farooq Khan emphasized on spurring of mushroom cultivation as a potential entrepreneurship opportunity for Jammu and Kashmir's younger demographic.
Srinagar: Bank of India, one of the premier nationalised banks in India undertook an important initiative to extensively take mainstream banking to the people of Kashmir valley by organising a “Customer Outreach Programme” at Srinagar on Oct 6.
Srinagar: Bhat, a resident of Marhama village in Anantnag district, has set an example by managing seven graft sticks of Washington Supper Chief from USA in 2013 and developing an excellent orchard spiraling over six kanals of karewa land.
Srinagar: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Gol has accorded sanction to the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM), a Scheme for upliftment of Farmers in the country.
Srinagar: Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Kashmir organised a daylong workshop on “Backyard Poultry: Opportunities and Experiences” at its Faculty Outreach Centre of Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Shuhama campus.
Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor (LG) Manoj Sinha on Tuesday asked the Chairman of the State Bank of India, Dinesh Kumar Khara to extend financial handholding to the youth through various schemes and interventions.
Srinagar: The chairman and managing director of the Jammu and Kashmir Bank, RK Chibber said despite pandemic and all odds, the bank has been able to record a significantly improved performance in the current financial year including highest ever quarterly profit of Rs 315.75 crore over the last 7 years and restricting slippages for the year to bestow Rs 1000 crore.
New Delhi: In a step towards boosting horticultural crops exports, a first commercial shipment of Mishri variety of luscious cherries from Kashmir valley has been exported to Dubai from Srinagar.APEDA assisted the shipment of cherries to Dubai by MS Desai Agri-Food Private Limited, a venture company of MS Innoterra, Dubai.
Rajouri: Villagers in a remote village in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district,who had taken up beekeeping several years ago to supplement their income from farming, are now seeking government help to market their produce, media reports said on Tuesday.
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Rural Livelihoods Mission (JKRLM) 'Umeed' has initiated a first of its kind all-women Dairy Farmers Producer Organization (FPO) at Mitrigam in Pulwama district, media reports said.
Srinagar: In a significant decision, the Jammu and Kashmir Horticulture Department, today signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with airline carrier Go-Airlines for transportation of perishable horticulture and agricultural produce to various destinations across the country.
Srinagar: For strengthening the healthcare system with special emphasis on Covid mitigation in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Ministry for Health and Family Welfare has approved annual plan of Rs 1163.40 crore for J&K for the financial year 2021-22 under the National Health Mission.
Srinagar: SKICC Kashmir’s premier international conference centre has set a record of differentkind this time in the middle of deadly second wave of Covid pandemic by hosting an open air conference on the jetty of its back lawns which narrows down in waters ofworld famous Dal Lake.