Tanzania The Movement for Organic Agriculture (TOAM) will work with the Ministry of Agriculture to organize its second National Conference on Ecological Organic Agriculture in October this year. The conference to be held in Dodoma, attended by over 300 participants from Tanzania and beyond, will raise awareness of the importance of organic farming in further …

Beatus Malema, deputy director of crop promotion, agricultural inputs and cooperatives at the agriculture ministry, said a special office has already been formed at the ministry to facilitate the campaign that will unveil the opportunities offered by agriculture. ecological. “This is just a starting point after a period of approximately two years of negotiations with …

Organic farming is a system that completely avoids or largely excludes the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or genetically modified organisms. Organic farming is based on crop rotation, use of crop residues, animal excretion and off-farm organic waste. Organic methods used in agriculture can increase productivity, repair environmental damage and protect nature in the long …

Newfrom Japan Economy Policy Jul 7, 2021 Tokyo, July 7 (Jiji Press) – Organic farming, which does not involve any agricultural chemicals or synthetic fertilizers, is attracting attention in Japan, not least because it puts less strain on the environment. While the Japanese government has launched a strategy to promote organic farming, there are still …

The hot and humid climate of the southeast lends itself to the pressure of insects, weeds, and disease almost year-round, and growing is especially difficult if you’re an organic farmer. Chemical inputs are limited in organic production, requiring more emphasis on managing site-specific conditions by incorporating cultural, biological and mechanical practices. In addition, the body …

When it comes to feeding ourselves and the future generations that will inhabit our planet, there is little room to doubt that on a global scale we are “biting the hand that feeds us”. Eighty percent of global deforestation and 11 percent of anthropogenic carbon emissions come from agriculture, and conventional farming practices are the …

Preview your way forward for biological and committing to enhance the importance and importance of biological Agriculture at the United States Department of Agriculture, Secretary Tom Vilsack kicked off the annual meeting of members of the Biological To exchange Association Wednesday. Speaking live during the virtual meeting in front of more than 250 members of …

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica, June 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – EARTH University is delighted to have launched a new project that will integrate and advance regenerative organic practices in smallholder cocoa farms in Costa Rica. The project is implemented by EARTH and funded by Patagonia, an American company that supports environmental organizations with bold direct …

Views) : The government’s decision to immediately ban chemical fertilizers and pesticides to promote green agriculture on the island has serious repercussions on the economy and people’s livelihoods. The government should consider the economic consequences of the immediate ban on chemical fertilizers and adopt a gradual introduction of organic farming on scientific principles. Economic consequences …

By Wicky Wickramatunga Characteristic Views) : File photo of a farmer from Kilinochchi advised by a local official. To the applause of the audience of senior officials, the President declared with determination that the import of inorganic fertilizers will be “banned” in the near future to “protect” Sri Lankans from the adverse effects of these …