A quick survey of wheat diversity in India

Eating diversity and paying the farmer is a way all of us can contribute to agro-biodiversity conservation.

The draft seeds bill favours the industry over farmers

The current seeds bill bears the imprint of the seed industry which never masks its displeasure at the enabling provisions granted to farmers

In the age of seed companies, free distribution aims to preserve native paddy

If a farmer collects 2 kg of Seeraga samba variety of paddy, he must repay with 4 kg of seeds after harvest.

Millets in the Indian Plate: A Policy Perspective

Millets have a potential role in resolving ­nutrition-related problems of the country though there are challenges from the demand side.

Drought-resistant crops in focus at monsoon seed festival

The festival has brought 32 seed saver groups from across Karnataka State together

Super seeds

“These seeds have had a huge role in diets as protein supplements. Some have been used in Ayurveda and Unani medicine..."

Call to promote desi seed

Only millet varieties and desi seed could adapt to climate change and enable farmers address climate change.

Why we need family farmers

We can be assured of clean food.

Guardians of Karnataka’s Agri-Heritage: These Women Farmers Are Sowing a Revolution!

Women strengthen livelihoods, ensure a steady supply of quality seeds for cultivation and increase access to pesticide-free food.

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