Programmes & Schemes

Agro Meteorology

Agrometeorological services programme of the Ministry has a direct impact on agricultural production. The services are available in 550 districts. Farmers receive advisories before various stages of farming. Currently, about 25 lakh farmers are using this information through mobiles. This programme would be continued to have larger coverage with improved advisories, and having closer coordination with State government authorities.

Programme Type: Research and Development

Ministry / Department: Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES)

Eligibility: Any Agricultural University

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