What rice varieties have a low cost of cultivation, no patents, and comparatively lower water consumption levels?
She supplies farmers with seedlings of native crops, encouraging them to switch to native varieties.
Local bodies in Kerala will soon have a key role in biodiversity management.
Indigenous communities of Northeast India are guardians of its unique biodiversity and food culture.
The new forest policy had led to malnutrition in their communities and they got down to get back what they had lost - millets and seeds.
Farmers erect 'T' shaped bamboo poles in the paddy fields to provide birds with perches so that they can feed on the larvae of leaf-eating insects
Bihar would be well on the path of progress under progressive governance and grassroots action by its citizens when these are implemented state-wide.
Forest home gardens anchor a base for sustainable lifestyles by providing food, fodder, fuel, fibre and medicine to families living in Malnad region