EarthPoorna: Ensuring and supporting the livelihood of women and farmers in India

EarthPoorna

EarthPoorna: EarthPoorna, a social venture by Sucheta Bhandare of Pune involves women in the business and procures millet directly from farmers and thus ensures and supports the livelihood of women and farmers. It was a humble beginning with a passion for farming that attracted Sucheta to study the whole millet ecosystem and understand the problems … Read more

Researchers identified Climate Resilient Native Finger Millet Landraces from Koraput Valley

Climate Resilient Native Finger Millet Landraces

Climate Resilient Native Finger Millet Landraces: Researchers from the Central University of Odisha have made a remarkable study by identifying indigenous Finger Millet (Ragi) landraces grown by tribal farmers in the Koraput area that are stress-resistant. These exceptional millets have a remarkable capacity for drought tolerance, which could make them reliable food security crops for … Read more

Odisha’s Millet Landraces Legacy: Pioneering Millet Varieties Enriching Sustainable Agriculture

Odisha's Millet Landraces

Odisha’s Millet Landraces: In a groundbreaking stride towards agro-biodiversity preservation and sustainable agricultural practices, Odisha has etched its name in history as the first Indian state to formally release four indigenous landraces of finger millet (Eleusine coracana). These exceptional landraces, named Kundra Bati, Laxmipur Kalia, Malyabanta Mami, and Gupteswar Bharati, have been designated as notified … Read more

Breaking Barriers: The Ultimate Support System for Millet Startups in India

support system for millet startups

Support System for Millet Startups in India: Millet startups have emerged as a promising industry in India, focusing on producing and promoting these nutrition-rich grains, known as Nutri-Cereals. With a rich historical context and immense significance in Indian cuisine, millets are gaining recognition for their health benefits and environmental sustainability. This article delves into the … Read more

What are the Opportunities and Challenges in Millet Sector in India?

opportunities and challenges in millet sector

Opportunities and Challenges in Millet Sector: In today‚Äôs context, the millet sector has been facing a lot of challenges pertaining to the production of millets, processing, value addition, marketing, and consumption. At the same time, there are a lot of opportunities for entrepreneurs in the millet sector. The challenges can be mitigated by taking extra … Read more

Book on Millet Business Ideas inspired Charles of Uganda 5000 km away from India

Millet Business Ideas book inspired Charles

Book on Millet Business Ideas Inspired Charles: It was the happiest day to get an email from a person from Uganda that too after reading my book. Today, I thought to share the conversation with you. Hope this conversation inspires and motivates you. Charles writes to me: Inspired by your book I have completed reading … Read more

Millet Vs Quinoa: Which grain is better for you? | Millet Advisor

Millet Vs Quinoa

Millet Vs Quinoa: As people become more conscious of their health and the impact of their food choices on the environment, ancient grains like millets and quinoa are gaining popularity. But which one is better? In this post, we will explore the differences between millet Vs quinoa and help you make an informed choice. What … Read more

Exploring the Top Millet Consumption Trends in Current and Future Context

Millet Consumption Trends

Millet Consumption Trends: Millet is a group of small-seeded grasses that are widely cultivated for food in various parts of the world. They are known for their resilience and adaptability, thriving in arid and drought-prone regions. Due to their superiority, now termed as Nutri-Cereals. Millets are also highly nutritious, providing a range of vitamins and … Read more

If you Read One Millet Nutrition Facts in 2023: This is the Best One

millet nutrition facts

Millet Nutrition Facts: India is food self-sufficient and moving towards becoming a food surplus country. The vision of the policymakers is shifting from food security to Nutritional security. The government of India as well as some State governments have made significant changes in reviving back the millet. One of the milestones in the growth of … Read more

Best way to learn how to cook Millet perfectly with Shalini and start your Millet journey

how to cook millet

How to Cook Millet Perfectly: When it comes to millet recipes, people still face difficulty. But if we know the proper way and techniques to cook millet, it becomes easy. The removal of anti-nutritional compounds from the millet is a mandatory requirement prior to its consumption otherwise it can create serious health hazards. From ancient … Read more