5 Best Millets for Weight Loss

Best millets for weight loss

5 Best Millets for Weight Loss: People are nowadays are very health conscious and finding food which is healthy around the globe. The best food which comes to my mind is the Millets. Due to the modern lifestyle, health-related problems like diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease, Millet is the best gift for human beings as they … Read more

The revival of Millet Grain on Farm to Plates addressing Nutritional Security

Ragi ladoos rich in Calcium

 Odisha Millets Mission in Sundargarh: “Special Programme for Promotion of Millets in Tribal Areas of Odisha” (Odisha Millets Mission)- Reviving Millets on Farm to Plates. It is a flagship programme supported by the Department of Agriculture & Food Production, (Govt of Odisha) to promote millets. It was launched in Sundargarh district in the year 2018-19. … Read more

Millets to boost strong immunity in 2020

 MILLETS ARE THE RIGHT GRAINS: We have heard the old saying ”You are what you eat”. If you are taking the right balanced diet, you remain healthy always. But we have forgotten the old millet grains which our grandparents were taking in their food and this has given us more lifestyle diseases. So in this … Read more

Differentiate 5 Types of Dehulled Millets with Clarity

Millet Grains

Millets: In the beginning, it was difficult for me to identify millet grains after dehulling. But gradually, going deep into its size, shape, and colour, it became easy for me. So, today I thought to share with you about these dehulled millets and how to differentiate dehulled millet. If you want to know about the … Read more

Millet Grain Anatomy

MILLET GRAIN ANATOMY There  are three main parts in the millet grain: 1.Bran 2.Germ 3.Endosperm Bran: It contains important minerals, vitamins, fiber, and antioxidants. It protects the kernel from pests, diseases, water, and sunlight. It is the multi-layered outer skin of the kernel. So, while processing millets utmost care should be taken to keep the … Read more

Millets Market Analysis in 2020

MILLET MARKET ANALYSIS: Millets are ancient Super grains, nowadays known as Nutri-Cereals, is the reservoirs of nutrition for better health. They are classified into major and minor. Major Millets( Sorghum and Pearl Millet) and Minor Millets(Foxtail, Proso, Kodo, Little, Barnyard Millet). They are predominantly gaining more importance in the world and in India. Market  Analysis … Read more

Varietal Diversity in Finger Millet in Koraput

Finger Millet Varieties in kORAPUT

Varietal diversity in finger millet: Finger Millet Varieties in Koraput                                       The Finger Millet is mostly grown by the tribal farmers of Koraput as it can withstand drought and can be grown in marginal and infertile soil. … Read more

Experiences of Certified Farm Advisor on Millets

Certified Farm Advisor Programme: MANAGE, Hyderabad has launched a new initiative called the “Certified Farm Advisor/Certified Livestock Advisor” program to develop Agricultural Extension Personnel into Specialists in a particular Crop / Livestock. The program consists of three Modules. The first module is on basic aspects of the latest technologies in Crop /Livestock. The candidate enrolled … Read more

Millet Startups and Business Opportunities in 2020

”Millet Startups Ignition – Business Opportunities in Millets” Looking into the potential of Millets and its business in India, A webinar was organized by a premier agricultural research institute engaged in basic and strategic research on sorghum and other millets under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research(ICAR)-Indian Institute of Millet Research(IIMR), Hyderabad on 23rd, May … Read more