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Participatory Plant Breeding and Organic Farming: For a Sustainable Future
Dr. Salvatore Ceccarelli

It is now recognized that the shortcomings of centralized plant breeding are related to their inability to address the enormous diversity of environmental conditions and end-users’ needs. Organic agriculture practices provide a more sustainable way of producing healthy food; however, the lower yields often associated with those practices, making the resultant healthy food more expensive, open the criticism that such practices will not be able to feed human...

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Seed Satyagraha (Civil Disobedience to End SeedSlavery)
SEED FREEDOM AND FOOD FREEDOMDownload Seed Satyagraha Booklet

Humanity has sustained itself through organic agriculture for the last 10,000 years, working with nature, using nature’s inherent urge to grow, adapt, create diversity; selecting good seeds for nutrition, taste and resilience. Food is Organic and despite corporate efforts, 70% of the food people eat worldwide still comes from small farms. Organic can feed the world if it was allowed to create the abundance it can deliver instead...

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A to Z Programme on Organic farming and Agro-biodiversity starts at Dehradun
Week 4th – Living Food



This week was focused on the living food system. Beginning with Dr. Mira Shiva, (a Medical Doctor, Public Health Expert, and Chairperson of Health Action International Asia -Pacific Founder) introduced the basics of nutrition and health, followed by another session on food misconceptions and how our diets should be rooted to place and our ancestors. Each region and place has built their food habits over generations, resulting in healthy and local food. Dr. Shiva...

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जैविक खेती से ही समृद्ध-सम्पन्न होंगे किसान: डा. वंदना शिवा
रामगढ़, देहरादून। 02 सितम्बर, 2015। ’जैविक भोजन के माध्यम से जिस तरह हम अपने स्वास्थ्य को स्वस्थ रख सकते हैं, उसी तरह जैविक-खेती से हमारे खेतों का स्वास्थ्य सुधर सकता है और हमारे किसान समृद्ध हो...

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Maati Maa: the Festival of The Living Soil
Maati Maa: the Festival of The  Living Soil

Ist, October, 2015; India International Centre,

Main Auditorium

10:00am-08:00pm

Lunch * on prior registration

Dinner* On contributory registration

 

 

Dear Friends,

 

Navdanya in collaboration with India International Centre, invite you the join us in Navdanya's annual festival Bhoomi. In this Year of Soil, our annual festival Bhoomi is dedicated to Maati Maa, the ever nurturing Living Soil so as to renew our commitment to her. In a...

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