"It's their mainstream, what we call alternatives"
They pack one kg of a variety of indigenous seeds in cloth bags and sell them at exhibitions to encourage more farmers to cultivate them.
“The rejuvenation of tanks and kalyanis has helped in changing the landscape in a big way. Tanks of the district are still full of water."
The conservation practises in Naraikadu have been effective - the plethora of endemic flora and fauna identified here are testimony to this.
Going back to nature also means giving up the illogical ways of modern medicine, for Dr Pravin Chordia.
Did you know that the elephants as they migrate also bring a variety of plants from another region?
NGO, forest dept assessing sacred groves across Pune divn, encouraging residents to sustain beneficial traditions.
A tribal settlement in a Wildlife Sanctuary has turned into a treasure trove of traditionally grown, highly pest-resistant and protein-rich crops.
The diversity and independence of water management in Konkan is remarkable ... where communities own, maintain and manage their own water.