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* The government will not reverse the organic farming policy, introduce a better program to gain the confidence of farmers Friday, December 24, 2021, 9:49 p.m. SL time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. December 24, Colombo: The “Presidential Working Group on Creating a Green Sri Lanka with Sustainable Solutions to Climate Change” decided to implement …

For organic farmers, Germany’s plans to implement EU agricultural reform run counter to the 30 percent organic farming target set by the new coalition government. EURACTIV Germany reports. On Friday 17 December, the Bundesrat, the upper house of the German parliament, adopted the final details on how the reform of the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy …

Ranchi: Governor Ramesh Bais urged agronomists to propagate organic farming in at least one village in each panchayat, as this would minimize the harmful effects of chemical farming on the soil, the environment and people. Addressing the Association of Indian Agricultural Universities (IAUA) 45th Vice Chancellors’ (VC) convention at Birsa Agricultural University (BAU) on Monday, …

Residents of Kiambu County, Kenya have been urged to grow organic food to avoid struggling with lifestyle-related illnesses. JungleNut CEO Patrick Wainaina called on residents to practice organic farming to protect their soil from chemical fertilizers as well. He noted that the increase in cases of lifestyle-related diseases in the region, including diabetes, hypertension and …

In his first interaction with farmers after repeal of three agricultural lawsPrime Minister Narendra Modi urged them to favor organic farming techniques rather than fertilizers and manure to cultivate their products. PM Modi was speaking by videoconference to the National Conclave on Natural Agriculture which took place Thursday in the district of Anand in Gujarat. …

Journalist : Jabalpur Podar International School has started various club activities for students to promote the holistic holistic development of students and also to raise awareness for mother earth protection. As of now, the school has already started with the Happy Me Club and the Organic Farming activity on the school campus involving our teachers …

Gandhinagar: Governor Acharya Devvrat on Tuesday called on agronomists to work on inventions to facilitate agriculture and help farmers turn to natural growing methods. He said this during the inauguration of a three-day pre-Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit (VGGS) event on agro and food processing at Anand Agricultural University on Tuesday. The event also saw the …

Born in Bokaro, the employee of the Heavy Engineering Corporation engages in ecological agriculture work on his ancestral land in Chas Praduman Choubey | Dhanbad | Posted 12/13/21, 10:19 PM Ravi Singh Chaudhary, a Bokaro-born technocrat (28) who currently works with Heavy Engineering Corporation in Ranchi as a senior executive and who himself has practiced …

Rohan Sudhir Thackeray Many townspeople are curious about village life and organic farming. The houses built in the middle of the fields and the traditional kutcha houses of the village are interesting and beautiful. But today we are going to tell you about a farm in Maharashtra where visitors can directly interact with the farmers …

Advance payments for Wicklow farmers under the organic farming program have started, it has been confirmed. he Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Navy, Senator Pippa Hackett, has confirmed the distribution of € 4 million to 1,000 organic farmers as part of their participation in the program. Payments will continue …

Ashanti Region Oforikrom Municipal Assembly is considering making organic farming a staple food. The municipal director of agriculture, Samuel Tekpor, alluded to the decision during the celebration of Farmers’ Day in Nsenie. “The department is currently promoting organic farming. It is expected that over the next few months a significant number of our market gardeners …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the organic farming convention scheduled to take place on December 23, 2021 in Kashi (Varanasi) Uttar Pradesh, BJP sources said. “The organic farming convention will be held in Kashi. Agricultural scientists, seasoned farmers and agricultural experts will participate,” the sources said. According to the sources, the Bharatiya Janata Party …

Thiruvananthapuram, December 5 (IANS): Actor Sreenivasan’s face evokes laughter in Kerala theaters due to the spontaneous spirit it is synonymous with. He has now discovered a new passion for organic farming. Sreenivasan is also one of the most sought-after screenwriters and directors in the world of Malayalam cinema. He opened an organic farm “Sreeni Farms”, …

Jagdish Chander RainaOrganic farming has received increasing attention around the world in recent times due to the growing awareness of the health risks of chemical farming. Consumers are awakening and asking themselves the question of ethics in promoting poisons in our food chain. They are willing to pay more for chemicals free, environmentally friendly and …

Minister of State Pippa Hackett has announced the start of 2021 advance payments for the Organic Agriculture Program (OFS). Over € 4 million are distributed to 1,000 organic farmers in the scheme as part of their participation in the scheme. Payments will continue to be made weekly to the remaining farmers. The minister said the …

The government is doing everything possible to ensure that produce grown in Fiji is organic in the true sense of the word, said Minister of Youth and Sports Parveen Kumar. He made this comment recently when the Youth Farm Initiative grant was presented to the community hall in Bukuya village, Ba. Mr Kumar also said …

Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr., standard bearer of the Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP), seeks to establish a comprehensive organic farming plan that will be of real benefit to Filipino farmers. The presidential aspirant noted that there had been slow growth in farmland turning to organic farming despite the enactment of Republic Law 10068 or the …

Leaving aside pesticides and other agrochemical farm inputs, often associated with soil degradation and other environmental problems, seemed like a great idea. Sri Lanka is said to have become the first country in the world to do so, switching to fully organic agricultural production. But it turns out the time was not yet. Tea production …

Visakhapatnam: The young geoscience graduate Ananthatmakula Venkata Narasingarao from the University of Petroleum-Dehradun returned home to Gokavaram in the East Godavari district a few years ago, leaving behind a lucrative career in petroleum to go into the business. organic farming as a vocation. Today he is the proud owner of 20 acres of natural farm …

By Jekhan Aruliah There is a recent precedent in Sri Lanka for suddenly ‘going organic’. The civil war in Sri Lanka saw years of economic blockades and embargoes in the North. Some items were banned completely, others were supplied in limited quantities. From women’s sanitary napkins and batteries to gasoline and cement, chemical fertilizers and …

A recent market research report added to the Global Market Vision repository is an in-depth analysis of the global organic farming market. Based on the analysis of historical growth and current scenario of the Organic Agriculture market, the report intends to offer actionable information about the growth projections of the global market. The authenticated data …

Dang Tribal District in eastern Gujarat will be declared a 100% organic farming district as the state government has taken steps to encourage farmers to avoid the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides throughout the cultivable area, said state agriculture minister Raghavji Patel. Tuesday. Speaking to reporters, Patel said the state government is providing a …

Express news service NAMAKKAL: Recognizing the importance of organic farming, the state government released a policy note in August that stated that a separate wing would be created within the agriculture department to focus on the sector. The farmers allege, however, that no action has been taken in this direction. Tamil Nadu Banana Growers Federation …

This year marked a turning point for the Lywood family as they sold their first liters of organic milk from Marshalls Farm in West Sussex, after a two-year conversion period. For Kate Lywood, her husband Jeremy Way and her father Roger, it marked both an end and a beginning: the conversion period was over, and …

Traer’s Public Library is shown in this 2015 photo. “Organic Farming for Home Gardeners” will be held at the Kupka Cultural Center in the library on Tuesday. (The Gazette) Join Tama County Women, Land & Legacy for their next event, “Organic Farming for Home Gardeners”. It will take place on Tuesday at the Kupka Cultural …

Journalists like to lecture the public on the importance of science while promoting clearly unscientific ideas when it suits them. The pandemic has put this contradiction in the spotlight as news outlets like CNN, The Guardian and The Washington Post have championed COVID-19 vaccines while regularly posting sloppy stories about the dangers of pesticides and …

EL PASO, Ill. – Steve Leesman’s shift to organic crop production began several years ago to meet consumer demand and he continued this diverse farm operation in Logan County, Illinois. Leesman, who operates a farm near Hartsburg, is in his seventh year of organic farming and shared his story at Beck’s Hybrids Field Day at …

Archive image of Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa | Photo: Tharaka Basnayaka | Bloomberg Text size: A- A + New Delhi: Just six months after Sri Lanka turned overnight to complete organic farming and ban imports of chemical fertilizers, several stumbling blocks have caused the island nation to ultimately reject the policy. Over the past …

The market is expected to reach USD 183.8 billion by 2027 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.8% during 2021-2027 (forecast period). Organic farming is an agricultural system that uses organic fertilizers derived from plant and animal wastes. Organic farming improves the health of agro-ecosystems, which includes the biological activity of the …

According to the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA), Ireland’s ambitious plan to quadruple the organic farming sector must come with the same ambition to find and secure new markets for it. The chairman of the organics organization, Fergal Byrne, said a strategy to “dramatically increase Irish organic exports must be developed alongside the …

Chinese fertilizer: an unwanted product by Sri Lankans Sri lankan policy to become the world’s first organic farming nation has been a disaster and has truly given the nations the best farmers have a lot of headaches. Now, this very policy of not wanting to I accept chemical fertilizers, especially China really dragged them into …

Representative image. | Photo: Flickr Text size: A- A + New Delhi: A new crisis seems to be brewing between Sri Lanka and China after the Chinese Embassy in the island nation on Saturday declared that the state-owned People’s Bank of Sri Lanka has been blacklisted for failing to make payment for imported fertilizers. Following …

VIJAYAWADA: Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu said that the development of the country is only possible if there is a corresponding growth of the food producers, the farming community. He said farmers’ efforts to produce food grains were up to the diligence of frontline Covid fighters, adding that in the eyes of farmers, farming was …

The Pudukottai Organic Farmer Producers Organization (FPO) uses grains grown by its own members to make and sell a variety of sweets and snacks for Deepavali. A total of 22 items are produced this year, with orders flooding in from across the state and abroad. FPO Pudukottai Organic, known by the brand name Pudugai Organics, …

Shilpa Shetty is having a lot of fun during her getaway. The actor was recently spotted by paparazzi, traveling to Alibaug for his family vacation with son Viaan, daughter Samisha and mother Sunanda Shetty. Since then, Shilpa Shetty’s Instagram profile has been filled with greenery and the actor’s joy at being one with nature. The …

By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network Certified organic farmers often have to incorporate tillage to compensate for chemical tools they are not allowed to use. Does this mean that organic farming is not compatible with building healthy soil? “There are other means of prevention that organic farmers use: rotations of various crops, cover …

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’ …

Recently, it was reported that actor Allu Arjun had purchased farmland on the outskirts of Hyderabad. We now hear that the actor bought this land for organic farming. According to the sources, Bunny wants to use this farm to grow organic fruits and vegetables. We know how important organic food has become over the past …

Organic farming is an agricultural system that uses organic fertilizers derived from plant and animal wastes. Organic farming improves the health of agro-ecosystems, which includes the biological activity of the soil, biodiversity and the life cycle. It excludes the use of chemical or synthetic pesticides, fertilizers and growth regulators. The market is expected to reach …

Social history spoke with entrepreneur Niranjan Swamy, co-founder of AttentionKart, a technology platform for children with special needs. Prateek Tiwari, CEO and Founder of The Living Greens , also explained how his product helps people grow organic produce on their rooftops. Sanjay Borkar, CEO and co-founder of FarmERP, writes about how user-friendly digital tools or …

Organic AG Products is one of the leading producers of organic products. He described some of the reasons organic farming is becoming popular. Arroyo Grande, CA – Organic AG Products, in an article on the website, highlighted why organic farming is popular today. The organic food industry is growing rapidly and guarantees high profitability. According …

Graduated in agro-engineering, Prateek Tiwari recognized the potential of organic products long before their enormous popularity today. To simplify the farm-to-fork supply chain, Prateek started an organic farming business in 2003, but it quickly closed in 2006. “There was no organized retail business at the time. It was also difficult to convince farmers not to …

On August 30, 2021, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa declared an emergency. The decision was taken to curb the hoarding of basic necessities and control inflation, as the country faces a shortage of food products and a sharp rise in the prices of basic necessities. Sri Lanka is in the throes of a pandemic-induced economic crisis, with …

Sri Lanka’s decision to switch to organic farming is not the root of its food shortage as a majority of farmers have not even started the transition process On August 30, 2021, Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajpaksa declared an economic emergency. The decision was taken to curb the hoarding of basic necessities and to control …

By Gadiosa Lamtey Dar es Salaam. While most young people see agriculture as devoid of instant gains – and don’t take a second look – this is quite another thing for Maurice Awiti (29), as he believes the sector has many opportunities. which remain to be seized. fully exploited. As a result, the young man …

Through Express news service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh will soon have an organic farming policy to defend and promote it more widely throughout the state, Agriculture Minister Kurasala Kannababu said. He said that on the instructions of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, the policy is written in a way that would benefit farmers and the …

Express news service RANCHI: Rakesh Mahanty, a 30-year-old engineering graduate, quit his high paying job to engage in community farming and has helped more than 80 farmers associated with him in Patamda block of Jamshedpur to double their income. According to Mahanty, if you want to make things better, he has to become a role …

A tech-savvy physics professor at Government Junior College in the city of Wyra is leading the way for farmers by cultivating the exotic and delicious dragon fruit by following an organic farming method to protect soil fertility and using cameras from solar powered surveillance to save the ready to harvest fruit from theft and the …

How is organic farming more sustainable? Organic plant cultivation is excellent for the environment because it does not pollute, it increases soil fertility, reduces soil erosion and protects wildlife. In this way, it ensures that the land can be used for generations to come without depleting the region’s natural resources. One of the hallmarks of …

Organic pears on a farm near Edam. Photo: DutchNews.nl The Netherlands continues to lag behind other European countries when it comes to organic farming, industry organization Bionext said in its annual report. Only 4.1% of arable land in the Netherlands was certified organic in 2020, slightly more than the previous year when 3.8% was devoted …

Activist uses organic theater to promote natural agriculture in Kerala. (IANS) A theater activist and former producer of a popular Malayalam television channel promotes organic farming and the rich culture associated with it through theater. He plays a supernatural being named “Kadampan Moothan” with the aim of inspiring farmers. Sudheer named its mission “Organic Theater”. …

Minister Pippa Hackett announced that DAFM has started issuing approvals to farmers under the organic farming program. The reopening of the program has seen organic land in Ireland increase by almost 20% this year alone. Organic Agriculture approvals In the announcement, the Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Navy, Senator …

Express news service KOCHI: Coming from a farming family, farming has always been a passion for Jobis Joseph, from Kattappana, who emigrated to Ireland in search of a job around 10 years ago. Now in Ireland’s North Atlantic Island in a county overlooking Mount Seskin, Jobis has teamed up with Shabu Paul and Brijoy John …

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail SEP 25, KARGIL: Minister of Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock and Veterinary Services Lok Nath Sharma held a meeting with LAHDC President and Chief Advisor Kargil Feroz Ahmad Khan at Baroo conference room, Kargil, here Friday. The meeting was organized to share the story of Sikkim’s success in becoming …

Outlook September 23, 2021 10:29 PM IST Area under organic farming in the Ganges basin increased from 23,840 Ha to 1,037,780 Ha: NMCG perspectivesinde.com 1970-01-01T05: 30: 00 + 0530 New Delhi, Sep 23 (PTI) The area devoted to organic farming and agroforestry in the Ganges basin region increased from 23,840 hectares to 1.03,780 hectares, the …

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Thursday that the use of chemicals and fertilizers had helped India increase the production of food grains, but there was a need to control the excessive use of crop nutrients and pesticides. Addressing the 10th conference on agrochemistry organized by the FICCI, he said that it is necessary …

Healthy seedlings On Tuesday September 21, Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU), in collaboration with the Association of Indian Organic Industry (AIOI), launched an online course on organic farming to promote and improve knowledge about agriculture biological. The launch of the online course on organic farming was carried out in virtual mode by the …

Sri Lanka found itself in economic crisis as it continued to produce 100% organic food ‘The food crisis in Lanka shows the dangers of organic farming ”. It was the title of a column by Indian economist Swaminathan Anklesaria Aiyar, published recently in a national daily. Aiyar’s article analyzed the food crisis in Sri Lanka, …

Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU), in collaboration with the Association of Indian Organic Industry (AIOI), on Tuesday launched an online course on organic farming. The launch was carried out virtually by the Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Santosh Sarangi, the Director General of the IAOI PVSM Gouri, the …

Express news service HYDERABAD: The concept of organic farming may be alien to parts of Telangana, but Hyderabad farmer Subrahmanyam Raju is changing the status quo one seed at a time. An expert in converting alkaline land to fully fertile land, Raju advises farmers on all matters relating to organic farming and has helped many …

The appeal was made in Mpwapwa by District Administrative Secretary (DAS) Sarah Komba, noting that the ongoing construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) and the expansion of Dodoma Airport offers farmers the possibility of selling their products to outside the country. . She observed that organic farming is more lucrative and since the Dodoma …