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 …

The global organic food market is expected to grow from $ 201.77 billion in 2020 to $ 221.37 billion in 2021 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.7%. The growth is primarily driven by businesses resuming operations and adjusting to the new normal while recovering from the impact of COVID-19, which previously led …

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 …

Srinagar: The Department of Agricultural Production and Farmer Welfare celebrated World Food Day, during which various events were organized by the Department in all districts of Kashmir Division. The Principal Secretary of the Department of Agricultural Production and Farmer Welfare, Navin Kumar Chaudhary, stressed the importance of the day. In his post, he said World …

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 …

FRIEND launches online series on organic food systems and the opportunities this could bring FRIEND has launched a series on Organic Food Systems which will allow people to learn about organic farming and the opportunities it could bring. Speaking at the launch, FRIEND Founder and CEO Sashi Kiran said they have generated a lot of …

An organic food farm in Leamington invites residents to learn all about its vegetable and fruit growing program. Canalside Community Food is holding an open house at their farm near Radford Semele on Saturday October 16 from 11am. In addition to the opportunity to explore the vegetable growing fields, tunnels, willow woven tunnels and orchard, …