Aamon: Tribal women in violence-hit Bengal province triple incomes with organic rice; revive traditional varieties
4923 women farmers in 140 villages in Jhargarm are part of Aamon that is managed by the women members. They use the latest technology to process the paddy and Aamon sells across India.
Plant Man Miguel Braganza on how Konkan Fruit Fest preserves food biodiversity
The motto: To preserve, celebrate and propagate the region’s rich variety of local fruits and vegetables and its corollary food heritage and culture
Kerala farmer bags India Biodiversity Award 2021
He conserves a wide array of around 200 tuber crops
Self help is the best help – Indigenous farmers stand strong against economic slowdown
An initiative to sell local produce has enabled the farmer groups to access diverse local markets in a decentralized manner
किसान आंदोलन के समर्थन में बयान (in Hindi)
टिकाऊ, पुनरुत्पादक, और विविधतापूर्ण कृषि पद्धति जो पोषण सुरक्षा, उम्दा जीवनशैली और आय सुनिश्चित करेगी
Farm to Systems – Where is our measuring tape?
Measuring the impacts of agro-ecology, farmers realize the various benefits of diversifying their farm enterprises.
Is the system of rice intensification (SRI) consonant with agroecology?
Stop assuming that growth is limitless and resources are inexhaustible.
Neither govt nor protesting farmers recognise challenge of depleting natural resources and climate crisis
Any sound economic and techno-scientific model must have agroecology and equity at the core.