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Using Best Practices for Water Management in Farming

Water is used for a range of purposes in the agricultural sector. But the management of water resources in farming is being severely tested with the rising food and energy prices, an expanding global population, and concerns related to climate change. According to Jon Freedman who leads global partnerships and government affairs for GE’s water […]

VTA Signs Agreements With Two World Class Organizations

      Valluri Technology Accelerators (VTA) has signed agreements with two world-class organizations to support the urban and rural rejuvenation programmes in the country. ICRISAT (International Crop Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics), a global institute dealing in improving agricultural productivity and supported by global governments, United Nations and World Bank, will work with VTA. […]

Water Pollution: How, Why, What

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Urgent action needed to cleanse India’s lakes and rivers When academician Ismail Serageldin warned in 1995 that the wars of this century would be fought over water, he may as well have referred to India. Water pollution has had, and continues to have, a devastating effect on the health of humans, animals and ultimately the […]