How to make Healthy and Nutritious Kodo Millet Khichdi Recipe at Home

Millet Khichdi

Millet Khichdi: In most Indian homes Khichdi is made often for breakfast, lunch, or dinner with rice, pulses, and vegetables. But, today I have selected Millet for making Khichdi as Millet is more healthy and nutritious than rice. Millet Khichdi is good for diabetic patients, adults, and also for children. It is perfect for breakfast, … Read more

How to add millet to your diet- It’s Simple & Easy

How to add millet to your diet

How to add Millet to your diet: With the rising of health issues, lifestyle diseases, and nutritional insecurity, it’s high time to give attention to a miracle grain, Millets as it deserves it. Millets are extremely nutritious and good for health. Millets are not new to us rather it was grown and consumed as a … Read more

The Millet Movement in India Coffee Table Book is available in Stores

The Millet Movement in India

The Millet Movement in India: It was the day when I was witnessing the first video of the Millet movement in India Coffee Table Book in an event ”Nutri-Cereals Multi Stakeholders Mega Convection 3.0 held at Hyderabad which was jointly organized by Nutrihub, ICAR-Indian Institute of Millets Research and the Food and Agriculture Organization(FAO) in … Read more

A Call for your valuable Action for SKOCH Award: Odisha Millet Mission

SKOCH Award Odisha Millet Mission

Skoch Award 2021: Odisha Millet Mission Odisha Millet Mission is a wonderful initiative taken by the Government of Odisha which has created a place in the heart of the tribal farmers of Odisha. It started in the year 2017 and till now it has not turned back. I must say it is the efforts taken … Read more

First Exclusive Millet Shakti Cafe inaugurated in Keonjhar under Odisha Millet Mission

Millet Shakti Cafe

Millet Shakti Cafe: Odisha’s First-ever Millet Shakti Cafe was inaugurated inside the Collectorate campus in Keonjhar under ”Special Programme for Promotion of Millets in Tribal-cum-Mining areas under District Mineral Fund on 29th, October 2021. All of us are aware of the nutritional value of millets and their climate-resilient characteristics. Due to their nutritional qualities, it … Read more

Best Millet Promoting State Award goes to Odisha Millet Mission in 2021

Best Millet Promoting State Award

Best Millet Promoting State Award: Odisha bagged the Best Millet Promoting State Award in an event ”Nutri-Cereals Multi Stakeholders Mega Convention 3.0 held at Hyderabad. This event was jointly organized by Nutrihub, ICAR-Indian Institute of Millets Research(IIMR) & the Food and Agriculture Organization(FAO) in association with NITI Aayog, Government of India. The award was presented … Read more

Millet Export from India is creating opportunities for New Entrepreneurs

Millet Export from India

Millet Export from India: The demand for millets is increasing, not only in the domestic market but also in the international markets. As we know the demand for healthy food has increased during the current pandemic in India and globally. We can say that COVID-19 has given opportunities to promote millets and millet-based products. It … Read more

How Proso Millet is Good for You and the Farmers

Proso Millet

Proso Millet: Proso Millet (Panicum miliaceum) can evade drought by its quick maturity. Being a short-duration crop (60-90 days) with relatively low water requirement escapes the drought period and therefore, it offers better prospects for farmers of dryland areas. It is generally grown in the Kharif season but it can also be grown as a … Read more

Foxtail Millet Farming Technique for Better Yield in India

Foxtail Millet Farming

Foxtail Millet Farming – Introduction Foxtail Millet is one of the oldest the cultivated millets in the world. It is cultivated in about 23 countries in Asia, Africa, and America. The scientific name of Foxtail Millet is Setaria italica. In India, it is mainly cultivated as a rainfed crop. It is a self-pollinating, short-duration, C4 … Read more

How Millet Startup in Odisha working to bring Change in Farmer Community

Millet Startup in Odisha

Millet Startup in Odisha A team of young professionals led by Pradeep Kumar Rout, an engineer by training and a social entrepreneur by choice has set up Tiril. Tiril is a producer collective enabling technology-driven platform helping farmers to market millets after standardized value addition at the same time promoting a healthy lifestyle among consumers. … Read more