Old Seed Festival

Sanjeevini is closely associated with tribal communities in Eastern ghats, mainly Aruku region of Andhra pradesh in natural resource management, natural management and conservation of biodiversity. Sanjeevini has been supporting the farming communities in this region to continue their Traditional, sustainable agricultural practices manage forest and water resources, organize seed banks, grain banks to ensure food security and conservation of ecology. Sanjeevini Seed festival was conceptualized and initiated in 2004. Since then Sanjeevini has been organizing the event every year. During 2011 Sanjeevini received awards State and central governments for genetic conservation, biodiversity conservation.