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"We don't believe in process labelling"
This is the first time that Madelyn E. Spirnak, Senior Advisor for Agricultural Biotechnology, U.S. Department of State, is visiting India. In an interview during her recent visit to Chennai, she spoke about various issues concerning genetically modified crops. Excerpts:


Sea energy to power Britain
SURROUNDED BY some of the world's roughest seas, Britain could generate a fifth of its electricity by harnessing the power of tides and waves. Wave and tidal power could replace the electricity that is currently produced by U.K. nuclear power ...
IT TRENDS
Carrying Lotus files on a thumb drive
Why a corporate 'groupware' like Lotus, harnesses the tools of the young
Coir based biofilter for wastewater treatment


Managing rhinoceros beetle in coconut
Repeated attacks by the pest causes stunting in growth of young trees
Agriculture

FARMER'S NOTEBOOK
Udhayam banana variety: hope for farmers
The plant is robust by nature and able to withstand strong winds
Intercropping in banana
Can I plant watermelon as an intercrop in my banana (karporavalli variety) plantation in one acre. I have planted the banana suckers during the second week of January J. Samuel Raj
Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu It is not the correct ...
Bonsai prospects
Can bonsai be done as a business? Where can I get information on the subject? M. Ranjith Kumar
Palakkad, Kerala Bonsai is an art of growing large trees in small containers. You will have to spend nearly 20-25 years to create a ...

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