organic farming

Volunteer Or Learn: Pick Up The Ropes Of Permaculture Here

Aranya, Telengana Aranya is a Unicef ​​acclaimed organization that works towards changing the ecological discourses in the country. The organisation’s site mentions that ‘aranya’ is a Sanskrit term that literally translates to ‘forest’ and hence, the community tries to connect back with nature with its attempts at bringing sustainable agriculture practices to common use. In …

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Organic crops have great demand but storing & marketing challenging: Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that organic vegetables and fruits produced in Nagaland are in great demand but aggregating, storing and finding markets is a challenge. The Finance Minister while addressing the “Nagaland Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Investment Conclave 2022” on Monday night, stressed on identifying one product in each district of the …

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India at 75 | Stepping back from an ecological abyss

There is a need to balance India’s developmental needs with the sustenance of its ecological foundations There is a need to balance India’s developmental needs with the sustenance of its ecological foundations chipko. Silent Valley. Narmada. Koel-Karo. Growing up in the 1970s and the early 1980s, many of us who were passionate about environmental issues …

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Anegundi, a quaint Karnataka hamlet, is a study in sustainable rural tourism

This semi-rural region with its strong, agricultural crafts culture has become a role model in heritage conservation and sustainable rural tourism. After cruising past rocky terrains punctuated by banana plantations and paddy fields, we reached the picturesque hamlet of Anegundi, perched on the banks of Tungabhadra in Gangavathi Taluk of Karnataka’s Koppal district. In the …

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