M S Swaminathan

M S Swaminathan
M S Swaminathan is an agricultural scientist who led India’s green revolution
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  • Mar 25 2015, 2322

    Indications of budget proposals and priorities are usually given in the address of the President of India at the joint session of Parliament. In his address, the President has

  • Feb 11 2015, 2154

    Modern science is making remarkable impacts in every field of human endeavour. The medical revolution is extending the average life span

  • Jan 14 2015, 2311

    Long ago Aristotle described the soil as the stomach of the plant. Nearly 90 per cent of the world’s food supply comes from crops or animals reared on

  • Dec 10 2014, 2034

    The national policy for farmers formulated by the national commission on farmers (NCF) and approved by the previous government lays stress on imparting an income orientation to agriculture. Unfortunately,

  • Nov 19 2014, 1951

    Public good research in agriculture is designed to promote risk minimising agronomy and also the ease of adoption by small and marginal farmers. For example, public good research institutions