Organic Farming, Sustainable Agriculture and Green Marketing – Dr. A. N. Sarkar

Organic Farming

Abstract Organic farming is universally known to be a specialized form of farming practices, involving selected application of organic  substrates such as manures, crop residues, green manuring crops, earthworm casts (vermiculture) etc. to enrich soil with adequate plant nutrients, and provide good soil structure and soil health with the aim of creating a sustainable form … Read more

What an idea !


At Vikalp Sangam, everyone has a story. Mari Marcel Thekaekara is impressed with the impact their ideas make on society. Hope in the midst of despair? Pick up any newspaper. The headlines shout corruption, scams, war, the horrific ISIS beheadings, Boko Haram abductions, rape. So news about a Vikalp Sangam, a confluence of alternative ideas … Read more

Role of Eco-Friendly Agricultural Practices in Indian Agriculture Development – Dr. Mandavi Mishra

Eco friendly Agriculture

International Journal of Agriculture and Food Science Technology (IJAFST) ISSN No. 2249-3050, Volume 4 No. 2 (2013)11 ROLE OF ECO-FRIENDLY AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES IN INDIAN AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT Mandavi Mishra Bioversity, International Office for South Asia NASC Complex, Pusa Campus, New Delhi-12 Abstract Green revolution technologies have more than doubled the yield potential of rice and wheat, … Read more