Why ZBNF is good for India
An overwhelming number of farmers are reporting greater profitability from the ZBNF programme, and are saving on out-of-pocket expenses.
Why ZBNF is not good for India
A one-size-fits-all approach, like the one being promoted, is likely to become a recipe for disaster.
Chemistry Nobel Prize has a rural Odisha connection
The Maligaon Solar Micro-Grid is the first instance where a village level electricity generation unit has used Lithium Ferro-Phosphate batteries.
3rd edition of Pasighat Butterfly and Biodiversity Meet begins
To create awareness on the importance of butterflies and biodiversity, and of conservation at the community level.
Tourism and organic farms in Uttarakhand villages inspires thousands of migrants to return home
They set-up retreats at their houses where visitors can experience natural food and local hospitality and pay whatever they deem appropriate
How a community radio gives voice to the climate-vulnerable in Tamil Nadu
Community Radio used in order to mobilise people before disasters, spread awareness and precautions, provide psychological support
How to create an Oasis
They are replacing the invasive species - gando babool - with mixed varieties of native seeds that can withstand heavy /normal /low rainfall
Friend of the Small Ruminants
A total of 160 families have enrolled themselves for the formal system of livestock services provided by her.
Insect-eating bird population drops in heavily extracted Himalayan oak forests
Encourage local communities to capitalise on the increased bird tourism in Uttarakhand by setting up homestays ...