National Consultation on BGREI

Watch at Patna on 21-22 September,2014 Venue of National Consultation at Patna is: A.N.Sinha Institute West North of Gandhi Maidan Beside Gandhi Sangrahalay This Institute is well known and 2 kms from Patna Junction & 6 Kms from Patna Airport.

Date 21-22 September,2014

Organic cotton can play role in ‘feeding the world’

18-09-2014 Organic cotton can help farmers feed their families and local communities around the world, according to a new Soil Association briefing. The Soil Association ‘Organic cotton helps to feed the world’ report follows a national YouGov poll which found a third of consumers (35%) think retailers should provide more information on ‘whether or not […]

Seed Festival

Seed Festival organised on 21-22 of this month at Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Seed the basic input, is the lifeline of agriculture. Local farming communities have preserved and reused their diverse indigenous seed varieties over generations. It is with this art of preserving and reusing all the agricultural biodiversity and our heritage maintained and developed.

Date 21-22 September

Time 10:30 am to 7:00 pm

Basic Biodynamic Course and Biodynamic Preparation making and retrieval course

The forth coming Basic Biodynamic Course will take place for (6 days) from September 29th to October 04th 2014 and Biodynamic Preparation making and retrieval course for (3 days) from October 06th to 08th 2014 that are going to be held at Shenbaganur, Kodaikanal. I am attaching herewith the Invitation and the application form of […]

Date September 29th to October 04th 2014 and October 06th to 08th 2014

National workshop & exhibition on organic farming

Krishi Aaj Kal, a pioneer magazine run by agri- professionals is going to organize a national WORKSHOP & EXHIBITION ON ORGANIC FARMING“holistic and sustainable organic farming in India” on 30-31 October, 2014 at Samavar, B-36, Pamposh Enclave, G.K.-1, New Delhi. India is bestowed with lot of potential to produce all varieties of organic products due […]

Date 30-31 October, 2014

Tribal Agriculture

Send names and details of the participants from your organisation who are attending 2 days work shop by tomorrow evening (up to 4 pm) on tribal agriculture  in vishakapatnam on 19 and 20th September 2014. Dates of the event: 19th and 20th September 2014 ORGANIZERS: centre for sustainable agriculture(CSA), alliance for sustainable and holistic agriculture(ASHA), […]

Date 19th and 20th September 2014

Time 5 am to 8 am.

Now, actor markets organic produce

TNN | Sep 13, 2014 KOCHI: When buyers and sellers from several countries converge here in November for ‘BioFach India together with India Organic 2014′, a niche trade fair on organic products in India, to scout for organic products, actor Sreenivasan will have something to offer. The harvest from 40-acre paddy fields near his house […]

The Bhoomi Utsav

Celebrations of the Organic Way…festivities begin on Oct 2nd 2014 at 10 am at Prakriya Green Wisdom School. Free Entry! Bhoomi Utsav is a festival of organic food and produce, folk art and craft, music, dance and talk….- an event for the entire family! ! A whole range of stalls selling mouth watering organic eats, organic cereals, millets and dals, fresh vegetables, arts/crafts await […]

Date Oct 2nd 2014

Time 10 am

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Hyderabad takes to organic foods

DC CORRESPONDENT | September 11, 2014 Hyderabad: The demand for organic food products has been rising steadily in the city, with a 48 per cent increase since 2011.  In fact, the city is in strong competition with Bengaluru, which was once much ahead of Hyderabad. Many residents of the twin cities are steadily making the shift […]

Next State Level Review Meeting of Natural Farming

On next Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 next state level review meeting of natural farming will be held at Rohtak in Swami Nitanand School. For this meeting only those farmers who have been practicing natural farming or have attended previous training workshops are invitee.  Kapil Bhai from Gujarat will also be there to guide and advise […]

Date September 17th, 2014

Time 9.30 am to 5.00 pm.

In monitoring of GM crop trials, ignorance is bliss

Aritra Bhatacharya Mumbai, 9 September The apparatus responsible for monitoring field trials of genetically modified (GM) crops is in shambles, an investigation by The Statesman has revealed. The State Biotechnology Coordination Committee (SBCC) in Maharashtra, which is supposed to monitor these trials, has not met in years with some members being unaware even of its […]

Bhaskar Save Natural Farming Learning Centre

We are happy to announce that a residential Natural Farming Learning Centre at Bhaskar Save’s farm, Kalpavruksha, will be inaugurated soon, beginning with an introductory course from Sunday, November 2 to 9, 2014 (8 days). The course will be conducted in Hindi. The teachers/guides will include Bhaskar Save, Naresh Save, Suresh Save, and guest lecturers […]

Date Sunday, November 2 to 9, 2014 (8 days).

China pulls plug on genetically modified rice and corn

Dennis Normile 20 August 2014 China’s Ministry of Agriculture has decided not to renew biosafety certificates that allowed research groups to grow genetically modified (GM) rice and corn. The permits, to grow two varieties of GM rice and one transgenic corn strain, expired on 17 August. The reasoning behind the move is not clear, and […]

Farm Income Insurance Scheme to Provide Protection to Farmers Against Natural Calamities is on the Cards: Radha Mohan Singh

04-September-2014   Production and price risks affect the income of farmers, which has adverse effect on their capacity to invest in advance crop varieties, techniques of production and capital formation in farm sector. Inaugurating a Seminar on concept of farm income insurance scheme at Ahmedabad today, Union Minister of Agriculture, Shri Radha Mohan Singh said […]