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Millet Revolution: Important To Debate Implementation
12th September 2019
Dwiji Guru, Deccan Herald

In the past few weeks millets have been making a return in Prime Minister Narendra Modis speeches The mention of...

How A Millet Revolution In India Will Ensure A Nutritious Di...
30th August 2019
Neetu Chandra Sharma, Livemint

PM Modi said that Ayush is going to play a very big role when India is going with the target...

Talk On Impacts Of Millet Consumption On Agriculture
16th August 2019
Colloquium at the Azim Premji Unive...

Consumption and production are interlinked processes an increase in either can only be sustained if there is a corresponding...

Grow More Millets, Collector Ayesha Masrat Khanam Tells Farm...
15th August 2019
The HANS News Service

District Collector Ayesha Masrat Khanam said millets have rich minerals proteins and fiber which improves blood and strength of bones...

Millets And Nutrition - Collective Enterprise Fights Malnutr...
2nd August 2019
Dr. C. Shambu Prasad, Village Squar...

A collective enterprise in coastal Andhra Pradesh is contributing towards better nutrition of women and children in tribal areas by...

There'S Bajra (Pearlmillet) In My Beer!
2nd August 2019
Aditi Tandon, Mongabay India

As you sip the freshly brewed craft beer there is nothing to indicate the pale brew is generously infused with...

Focus Now On Market Support To Odisha'S Millet Farmers
29th July 2019
The New Indian Express

The Agriculture department hopes to include the rest 13 blocks of the district in the programme soon In a bid...

Malnutrition-Struck Maharashtra Turns To Millet To Enrich Tr...
29th July 2019
Sanjay Jog, DNA India

Millet consists of ragi jowar and some other cereals that have high nutritive value...

Kodo - Kutki Millets - Traditional Millet Cultivation By Gon...
26th July 2019
Saurav Verma, Village Square

The Gond tribes custodians of agro-biodiversity in central India have traditionally grown millets that are suited to local climate and...

Mighty Millets For A More Diversified Diet
22nd July 2019
The Hindu

Expert reiterates role of ancient crop in tackling issues like obesity malnutrition...

Awareness Meet On Usage Of Millets Today
20th July 2019
Hans News Service

Jattu Trust founder and farmer motivator Dr D Pari Naidu said that millets are good for health and we should...

Phase - Ii Of Millet Village Project Begins In Attapadi
14th July 2019
Times of India

The Rs 687 crore Attapadi millet village project a joint initiative by the state agriculture department and schedule tribes development...

Students Display Millet Delicacies
14th July 2019
The Hindu

With a view to creating awareness of a balanced diet students of Shrimati Indira Gandhi College organised an exhibition in...

Millets And Youth Entrepreneurship: The Vasena Poli Story
11th July 2019
Dr. Shambu Prasad's ISEED IRMA Post

I met Sudheer briefly when he drove down from Visakhapatnam to Anakapalle to source millets from Manyam Grains the new...

Millets, Malnutrition And Rural Livelihoods: A Collective En...
9th July 2019
Dr. Shambu Prasad's ISEED IRMA Post

A collective enterprise run by the Chinnayya Adivasi Vikas Sangam CAVS in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh presents an inspiring...

Visakhapatnam, Kurnool Top Minor Millets Production Charts
9th June 2019
Venkatesh Bayya, Times of India

The districts of Visakhapatnam and Kurnool have topped the charts in minor millets production contributing to nearly 90 production in...

Now, Nanniyode Tries Its Hand At Millet Farming
9th June 2019
The Hindu

Wonder food being grown on trial basis...

Demand For Millets Goes Up In North Andhra Pradesh
8th June 2019
Venktaesh Bayya, Times of India

The demand for millet seeds has gone up in the Visakhapatnam and Viziangaram districts This increase in demand is chiefly...

Millets Make Successful Comeback In Odisha
3rd June 2019
Uma Shankar Kar, The New Indian Exp...

The Millet Mission is helping the nutrient-rich millets which were fast fading away from agricultural landscape in making a comeback...

Engendering Finger Millet-Based Value Chains For Livelihood ...
1st June 2019
Author(s) J. Charles Jeeva, Kushagr...

Gender analysis along the agricultural value chain enhances our understanding about the roles performed by men and women in the...