Farmers or corporates: Who benefits from Andhra Pradesh’s natural farming project?
"Alternative narratives at a scale that the farmer community can understand, control and adopt are already available."
A River Runs through It
The river, a matrix of abundance, its alluvial deposits and its water, rendered the land fertile and made agriculture possible.
Techies write new code for farming success
For farmers, the investments by the IT professionals are like an interest-free loans.
Restoring tank irrigation can strengthen rural climate resilience
A comprehensive water policy that includes tank irrigation, groundwater and canal irrigation, is needed.
G Nammalvar, messiah of organic revolution
"Farming is a way of living, and a way of living that is possible even in the 21st century.”
New Grading Machine Helps Small Farmers
Agro-waste falls off the upper deck; small grain collects in one tub and the good grain remains in the middle deck, collecting in a separate tub.
फुटपाथ पर पौष्टिक भोजन (in Hindi)
सबके लिए पौष्टिक भोजन की पहल स्वास्थ्य के लिए जरूरी है। इससे किसानों की आय बढ़ेगी, रेहटी-पटरी वालों की आय बढ़ेगी और उपभोक्ताओँ को स्वास्थ्यवर्धक भोजन मिल सकेगा।
‘Nel’ Jayaraman, The Crusader Who Revived 170+ Native Paddy Varieties!
He went on to revive close to 174 indigenous paddy varieties that were thought to be lost forever.
Two museums in Mandya are saving native paddy grains from extinction
What rice varieties have a low cost of cultivation, no patents, and comparatively lower water consumption levels?