The importance of Drones in Agro-Technology !!

   Now drones are going to play an important role. Drones will reduce the manpower requirement. At present, a campaign has been started to attract farmers towards drones by showing a demo of spraying insecticides on paddy plants with drones. The government is also getting its results assessed through Krishi Vigyan Kendra. Spraying pesticides on […]

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Kenya set to host the Joint 24th International Grassland and 11th International Rangeland Congress from October 25th to 29th October 2021.

Kenya will host the Joint 24th International Grassland and 11th International Rangeland Congress from October 25th to 29th October 2021. The theme of the Congress is “Sustainable Use of Grassland and Rangeland Resources for Improved Livelihoods.” Speaking during a media breakfast meeting at KALRO Kabete, PS Livestock Mr Harry Kimtai said that the first-ever Congress […]

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Monsoon remained weak in August but September rains do not benefit agriculture Cataory: Crop and Weather

   The roller-coaster of monsoon continues. Normally by the end of September the time comes for the rains to stop, but now the Meteorological Department has predicted 110 per cent of the Southwest Monsoon Long Period Average (LPA) this month. However, the Meteorological Department has also said that even better-than-average rainfall will be insufficient to […]

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Biofuels: Ready to Fly into the Future

Posted by Justin Bredlau, PhD, AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow, Office of the Chief Scientist and William Goldner, PhD, Senior Advisor for Renewable Energy, Natural Resources, and Environment, Office of the Chief Scientist in Climate Energy Research and Science Sep 13, 2021 Imagine flying from Los Angeles to the Washington, D.C. region on a […]

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CS Munya has highlighted notable commitments and call to action from this year’s AGRF Summit.

Agriculture CS has appreciated the fact that this year’s AGRF Summit has given an opportunity to reflect on the urgency of food systems transformation in the continent. Speaking during the closing ceremony, CS Munya has highlighted notable commitments and call to action from the Summit; Involvement of the youth strongly emerged- CS Munya noted that […]

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