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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 …

Organic farming refers to organic or biodynamic farming practices that produce nutritious, high-quality products without the use of synthetic fertilizers or agricultural chemicals. Organic farming understands the need for a balanced relationship between the three aspects of the soil, namely the physical, chemical and biological aspects to sustain life. Everything comes from the soil and …

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 …