Natural substitute for fertilisers
Cow dung, cow urine, molasses, besan, and soil from an anthill go to make an excellent pest repellant and fertiliser for Koraput fields!
Youth drive revival of traditional rice varieties in West Bengal
“Traditional rice cultivars are inherently endowed with higher nutritional value than their chemically grown counterparts.”
Remembering Dhrubajyoti Ghosh…
... a storehouse of ecological thinking and an ethical anchor that is rarely found in South Asia’s environmental landscape.
A farm where native wisdom is fully at work
His “unscientific’ innovations have impressed veterinarians so much that they have come to recommend them for others.
Dhrubajyoti Ghosh: The Intrepid Ecologist and his ‘laboratory of survival’
“We count the number of millionaires, but not the millions of pickers who are active in our nation’s backyards.”
How These Goans Decided to Go Organic, and Grew a Mini Forest in Their Backyards!
All that growing food organically needs is time and dedication. A lot of people are building their own kitchen gardens in Goa.
More people should use this zero sewage discharge toilet
Main advantages include - Needs barely 5-6 l of water, No solid waste output, Only colourless, odourless liquid is output
Non-Bt variety of cotton escapes deadly Whitefly infestation in Punjab
In the other plot, a non-Bt variety of cotton too was far less affected by whitefly
Ancient Indian Tradition of Agriculture and Food Sharing
We need to return to an agriculture that is completely devoid of the use of poisons and poisonous and poisoned plants, which is something we did fo...