Return of indigenous crops helps reduce farm distress and restore ecosystems
An annual seed festival, a celebration for the farmers of 18 villages in Odisha who have revived the practice of growing indigenous crops
Managing commons: Need and challenges
Sustainable commons management requires a shift from competition to cooperation among the users.
Ecology is for the People
Democracy is - citizens governing the country at all levels, most importantly in our gram sabhas and ward sabhas.
नयी तालीम और ग्रेटा थन्बर्ग (in Hindi)
काम के जरिये शिक्षा - शिक्षा का मतलब शरीर-दिमाग-हृदय का बैलेन्स्ड विकास
How India’s Indigenous Farmers Are Successfully Resisting Climate Change
They let at least ten species of pests, insects, ants, flies, earthworms, spiders, birds and other pollinators to thrive on their lands.
Kutch’s Wagad or Kala cotton: Back from the (almost) dead
Desi cotton could replace a majority of the area that is currently under American cotton, in light of climate change-related weather vagaries...
Climate change threatens India’s crop production, rice yields may be hit hard
Yields of millets, sorghum and maize showed better resilience to extreme weather and also witnessed smaller declines during droughts.
How mangrove nurseries are changing the lives of Odisha women & the forest around them
Mangrove forests act as natural bio-shields against the tidal surges of severe storms and protect the life and property of coastal communities
Is permaculture a real solution to agricultural distress?
Ensuring food security and diversity of food, seed security, nurturing of the ecosystem and, more importantly, protecting health of communities.