Month: May 2018

Janpahal – The People’s Initiative

Bhoomi Ka’s partner Janpahal is running a “Fresh Revolution – Good Food For All”. The campaign aims at empowering people and makes them active partners in the food supply chain by promoting vertical suppliers of consumers, producers and small food vendors. It began with a simple initiative. As a group of university students, Dharmendra Kumar […]

Why Indians should talk about Glyphosate

Tony Mitra, the Indo-Canadian Food Safety Campaigner talks about the dangers of Glyphosate Indians are under great danger from the ill effects of Glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide, manufactured largely by the agrochemical seed corporation Monsanto under the trade name Roundup – said Santanu (better known as Tony) Mitra at an event organised […]

Relishing the grapes of Organic Farming Practices

Family Khat lives on a farm in Bodia Talai, a small village in the Anandpuri Block in Southern Rajasthan. They are one of the 40 farmer families in their village that has adopted sustainable integrated farming system (SIFS) introduced by Bhoomi Ka’s partner Vaagdhara. Family’s 12 Bigha farm is located on a slope hill, deficient […]