Promote Medicinal Plants- Vaidya Kotecha

Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha,¬†Secretary, AYUSH Department, has called for promoting cultivation of medicinal plants to strengthen the sector. Role of institutions He suggested that Forest and Agriculture Departments take up more activities to promote cultivation of medicinal plants. He also stressed on the contribution of institutions such as farmer producer organisations and Kudumbashree in order to … Continue reading Promote Medicinal Plants- Vaidya Kotecha

Union minister urges diary farmers to use ayurveda medicines to treat illness in livestocks

Junior agriculture minister at the Centre Krishna Raj on Monday called up on dairy farmers to reduce using antibiotics to treat illness in cattle as it can go a long way to mitigate the rising risk of anti-microbial resistance (AMR) in livestocks.