Agriculture AgriTechnology Horticulture

All about Hydroponics – Future farming of India

Soilless farming is the technique of cultivating plants by eliminating traditional soil media and using other substrates (like coco peat, gravel, etc.,) instead. This can be performed under controlled environment and can be established anywhere independent of land availability and soil fertility.  Hydroponics is one such soilless cultivation method that is becoming popular in this […]

Gardening Horticulture Organic Farming

Top easy growing Medicinal plants of India to have in your home garden

Our ancestor’s used to go for “herbal remedies” which is very effective.  Indian forests are known for the greatest repository of medicinal plants.  And Indian traditional system like Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and tribal medicines depends on these medicinal plants as their raw materials. But nowadays most of us are living in urbanized environment  prefer only […]

AgriTechnology Plant Biotechnology

Food sustainability: Navigating by plant biotechnology – 1 (Introduction)

Fasten your seat belt: Towards understanding ATGC… One of the earliest bases for the establishment of civilization is ‘Agriculture’, the domestication of desired plants. The primary objective of agriculture, right from Dark Age to the present Genomic era is to develop improved versions of plants that satisfy the needs of that time. Let’s time travel […]