Stethoscope Agriculture A Stethoscope is generally used to detect the heart beat of human beings and animals. Chakradhar Pradhan of Bargarh District, Odisha innovated upon a new utility for this stool in the agriculture sector. The Root borer pest inside the plant could be detected through stethoscope. One can easily able to hear the cutting […]

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The slopes of mountains and the sporadic land patterns do not allow farmers to use tractors to sow or weed on a large scale. Adding to their woes is the climate in the sub-Himalayan hill ranges, which changes drastically. Raj Kumar, a resident of a remote village named Dalchera, Hamirpur district in Himachal Pradesh was […]

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The oil of Marigold flower has various medicinal properties. While the fragrant yellow flower is used for oil extraction, the rest of the plant goes waste after harvest. Samar Singh Bhadauria, a high-school dropout farmer from a village in Kanpur came up with an out-of-the-box thinking to extract oil from the plant’s stem as well. […]

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57-Yr-Old College Dropout Has Invented Machines To Solve Rural Woes I was considered to be paranoid,” said 57-year-old Uddhab Bharali. In the 1990s, when Bharali was scavenging through scrap materials to find parts to make machines, onlookers mocked him and told him to do something worthwhile. Bharali, unfettered by naysayers, continued with his innovations and […]

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Girish Badragond, a 28 year old guy from Bijapur District came to Bangalore in 2006 with a laptop, a wireless router and one way bus fare. Now, after six years he is a partner at Santepp Systems, a fast growing technocrat proprietary firm in the field of agricultural technology manufacture. “Ever since I was a child, […]

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