Browsing: Agriculture

Though stagnant, the agriculture is the mainstay of Jammu and Kashmir economy. This section offers detailed narratives of the crops, the practices in the sector, the policy interventions and its importance for a vast population living in semi-urban and rural belts of the state.

Agriculture
Sowing Fruitful Success

He left behind a successful and promising career with top pharmaceutical companies outside Kashmir and decided to return home and…

Agriculture
Crimson town

Saffron brought fame and prosperity to Pampore but a decline in production and rogue traders selling adulterated and fake saffron…

Agriculture
Creamy affluence

Raise in milk production has brought in prosperity for some villages in Pulwama giving their children access to education and…

Agriculture
The proud farmer

Dr Gazalla Amin gave up a career in medicine to venture into farming and turned a successful entrepreneur. Ikhlaq Qadri…

Agriculture
Female bat better

The lack of a female buddy in cricket can land a batsman in trouble! Well, you can’t score centuries. At…

Agriculture
Flowering business

Many people are taking up floriculture as business and some are doing well, though a lot needs to be done…

Agriculture
An Upsetting Applecart

Kashmir’s fruit basket is losing weight and many other factors are sending fruit growers into the red. A Kashmir Life…

Agriculture
Caught in the storm

Beaten first by rough weather, the year has been tough for Gujjar nomads, with the long shutdown adding to their…

Agriculture
Hindukush friends

A group of Afghan agriculture experts are in Kashmir to learn modern practices to enhance yield. Kashmir Life takes a…

Agriculture
Downsizing a high

Public awareness and official crackdown have brought down the narcotics production in south Kashmir districts, where large swathes of land…

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