Top 5 Wildlife and Environment Film makers of India

mike pandey

Mike Pandey Mike Pandey is an Indian film maker specializing in films about wildlife and the environment. He has won over 300 awards for his work to spread awareness about biodiversity and species conservation. Mike Pandey has dedicated his life to the protection of wild nature through the use of cinematography and for his courage … Read more

Story of an IT Employee


There is an IT Employee working as a software developer in a well known Multinational Company. When he is assigned for a project of one overseas client, he himself prepares a work breakdown structure, project plan and delivery schedule and gets an approval from his client. As the projects kicks off, he starts following the … Read more

Opensource softwares for Agriculture / Farm Management

Android App

FarmOS  farmOS is a web-based application for farm management and planning. It is built on Drupal, which makes it modular, extensible, and secure. Openlayers is used for mapping and geodata manipulation. Check the article “Installing FarmOS on Linux/Ubuntu Desktop” if you want to try the FarmOS software by your own. The source code is also … Read more

Agriwin – India’s leading manufacturer of Low Tunnel, Non-Woven Fabric


“Agriwin” is leading company in INDIA who promote new technology in Indian agriculture sector for use of “LOW TUNNEL” among small farmers . Our project is about the production of vegetables & reducing use of pesticides for insect control by using low tunnel farming. It’s an emerging opportunities in Indian cultivation of vegetable as well leafy … Read more

Bali Janara Raja

The Article below titled “Bali Janara Raja” meaning “King who have to sacrifice himself” is directed to the situation of India farmers. Article starts with how Author Mr. Amitabh Pawde who was a Executive Engineer with Airports authority of India was using accuweather website & information from Indian meteorology departments for weather prediction during the development. … Read more

Organizations working for opensource in agriculture and allied sector


Open Food Network Founded in Australia, the Open Food Network started as a little experiment with a van, some farmers and some friends. Since then it has grown to become an open source platform collaboratively nurtured by like-minded people around the world. The Open Food Network is the flagship project of the Open Food Foundation … Read more

Agriculture in India – Statistics


As per the land use statistics 2011-12, the total geographical area of the country is 328.7 million hectares of which 159.59 million hectares is the reported net sown area. Cropped Area As per Agriculture Census 2010-11 The Gross Cropped Area (GCA) was estimated at 193.76 million hectare. The nine States, viz., Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, … Read more