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. Finger … 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

Positive Millets

Positive Millets

POSITIVE MILLET: Grains are classified into 3 categories: 1.Positive Millet 2.Neutral Millet 3. Negative Millet The first two categories of grains are called Millet, i.e. Positive and Neutral grain. Positive Millets are also called Sridhanya Millet. Related Post: Types of Millets The list of Positive Millets are as follow: 1.Barnyard Millet 2.Foxtail Millet 3. Little … Read more

Close-up of millet grains

Millet Grain

MILLET GRAIN SIZE, SHAPE AND COLOUR: There are two main groups of millet-based on size: 1. Major Millets (Sorghum and Pearl Millet) 2. Minor Millets (Finger Millet, Little Millet, Foxtail Millet, Proso Millet, Barnyard Millet, Kodo Millet, Browntop Millet) The seed coat and husk of foxtail, little and Proso Millet are generally of a single … Read more

Amazing 9 Millets Health Benefits

Millets Health Benefits

MILLETS HEALTH BENEFITS: Millets are small-seeded grains. Nowadays it is called Nutri-Cereals. Millets are the first domesticated crop in the world. It is suited to harsh environments. We can also call millets the next generation of crops. Millets are full of nutrients and can solve many health problems arising due to the current lifestyles. They … Read more

Study of Post Harvest Operations of Finger Millet in Koraput, Odisha

Post harvest operations of finger millet

Post Harvest Operations of Finger Millet: Finger Millet is one of the major crops in the Koraput District Of Odisha. It is mostly cultivated in the tribal areas in the Kharif season. The harvesting of finger millet takes place mainly from October to November. There are two methods of harvesting. One is harvesting of only … Read more

Nutri-Cereals- National Workshop in Odisha in 2019 a Grand Success


Nutri-Cereals – National Workshop in Odisha: Inaugurating a national workshop on Nutri-cereals, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy said Odisha is the first State to introduce millets in the public distribution system and Niti Aayog has recognized it as a model State in this regard. The Odisha Millet Mission, launched in 2017, has now been extended to … Read more