The best of times, the worst of times
Only a comprehensive policy response can ensure that farmers’ distress becomes a thing of the past.
Sowing the seeds of conservation
Around 100 seed conservationists and groups from various parts of India will participate in the Seed festival at Chennai, which is in its fourth ed...
Millets should be in PDS, says lobby
On the MiNI's national campaign to bring millets (which are nutritious and suit India's agro-climatic conditions) into the PDS.
Sowing the seeds of Swaraj
“(Traditional) seeds have a treasure of past experience inbuilt. They are accustomed to vagaries of nature, while the modern seeds are yet to learn...
Thanks to Zaheerabad, Nagaland ‘rediscovers’ millets
The North East Network revived millet farming in the village, and organised a millets festival on August 30 this year, attended by women farmers fr...
Biodiversity spot brought about in a fortnight
... and this Sunday, the 26th of July, i.e just in 15 days, the lake is full of water with fishes, tadpoles, snakes, insects, birds and there are l...
The Man Who Is Using Cameras To Revolutionize Agriculture In India
Farmers become video filmmakers, which is turning them into more productive farmers and more confident human beings.
PhotoStop: ‘Organic’ reach at Fair Trade Alliance Kerala’s Seed Fest 2015
The 5th Fair Trade Alliance Kerala Seed Fest saw organic farmers from Kerala showcase their produce and share how beneficial organic farming can be.