|GS-I||Seismic Mapping of India||Physical Geography|
|GS-III||National Food Security Mission (NFSM) on Oilseeds, Oil palm and Pulses||Economic Issues|
|Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs)||Economic Issues|
|Districts as Export Hubs initiative||Economic Issues|
|PM Formalisation of Micro food processing Enterprises Scheme||Economic Issues|
|Biotech PRIDE Guidelines||S&T|
|PT Pointer||Homeless Children||Social issues|
|Important GS Topics||Stem Cells research in India||S&T|
Seismic Mapping of India
Read about the Earthquake of India and then click here.
National Food Security Mission (NFSM) on Oilseeds, Oil palm and Pulses
NFSM - Pulses programme
NFSM – Oilseeds programme
Other schemes for promotion of Oilseeds and Pulses
Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs)
The Government of India has launched the Central Sector Scheme of “Formation and Promotion of 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs)” to form and promote 10,000 new FPOs which will leverage economies of scale in production and marketing with a view to enhance productivity through efficient, cost effective and sustainable resource use for ensuring sustainable income oriented farming, thus helping in reduction of cost of farm production and enhancing farmers’ earning thus playing a major role towards doubling the income of farmers. Under this scheme, provision is made for professional handholding support for a period of five years to new FPOs formed.
The Scheme is intended to undertake and provide following relevant major services and activities for their development which would cater to increasing farmers income:-
So far, a total of 4465 FPO produce clusters have been allocated to Implementing Agencies for formation of FPOs, out of which a total of 632 no. of FPOs have been registered.
Districts as Export Hubs initiative
PM Formalisation of Micro food processing Enterprises (PMFME) Scheme
Features of PMFME
Biotech PRIDE Guidelines
Government also launched the web-portal for submission of Biological data to IBDC. Other existing datasets/ data centres will be bridged to this IBDC which will be called Bio-Grid. This Bio-Grid will be a National Repository for biological knowledge, information and data and will be responsible for enabling its exchange, developing measures for safety, standards and quality for datasets and establishing detailed modalities for accessing data.
Child Protection Services (CPS) Scheme
Stem Cells research in India
Japan approves growing human organs in animals for the 1st time through iPS cells (induced Pluripotent Cells)
Stem Cell Transplant duplicating CCR5 Delta 32 Technique: Cures the HIV patient
Stem cell research in India by Government
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