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The sudden switch to organic farming in Sri Lanka, which had unfortunate consequences, raised many questions about the effectiveness and practicality of the concept. In the meantime, the Chief Minister of Kerala recently announced an organic farming campaign in the state aimed at achieving self-sufficiency in the production of safe and wholesome food. However, the …

The Irish Organic Association (IOA) has welcomed the increased funding for the organic farming sector announced this week as part of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Strategic Plan (CSP). Financing of 256 million euros is proposed to be reserved for the sector in the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) 2023-2027 to support the development of …

The sudden switch to organic farming in Sri Lanka, which ended in disaster, raised many questions about the effectiveness and practicality of the concept. In the meantime, the Chief Minister of Kerala recently announced an organic farming campaign in the state aimed at achieving self-sufficiency in the production of safe and wholesome food. However, the …

The government is abandoning ambitious plans to become the world’s first fully organic farming country, overturning the ban on fertilizer imports. Sri Lanka has backed down from ambitious plans to become the world’s first fully organic farming country, overturning the ban on importing chemical fertilizers. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa imposed a total ban on agrochemicals in …

Organic farming market in Australia Looking ahead, the IMARC Group expects the Australian organic market to continue its strong growth over the next five years. SHERIDAN, WYOMING, USA, October 18, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “Organic Agriculture Market in Australia: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunities and forecast 2021-2026 ”, …

Organic Tomatoes Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa formed a high level working group get the government green agriculture program a success, thereby strengthening the sector’s contribution to long-term socio-economic development. The move came five months after the government banned all chemical fertilizers and switched to organic fertilizers. However, Sri Lankan farmers continue to protest the …

Express news service When young people his age joined a gym, Satheesh M from Alappuzha, Kerala discovered a new health regimen. Formerly practiced by his ancestors and now largely forgotten by young people, this 40-year-old fitness enthusiast introduced the agro-gym. No sophisticated fitness equipment is required for this natural workout; only a sickle, a shovel …

Salesian programs work on the front line to help feed the most needy (MissionNewswire) The Salesian Missions, the American branch of development of the Salesians of Don Bosco, joins the international community and organizations around the world in celebrating World Food Day. Celebrated annually on October 16, the day was created to draw attention to …

Organic farming refers to a method of farming that uses fertilizers made from animal and plant wastes and other organic materials. Recognizing the environmental damage from traditional agriculture, which used pesticides and chemical fertilizers, the scientists found that agricultural conditions could benefit from the use of animal manure, crop rotation, cover crops and the natural …

With chemical-free products that sell for up to ??100 / kg, fruit growers in Himachal Pradesh are increasingly turning to natural agriculture. Fruit growers claim that the switch to natural farming has also reduced their input costs, thus increasing the profit margin. Shakuntala Sharma, based in Theog, says: “A trader who saw the ‘natural product’ …