FARMING AND AGRICULTURE

Trapped in a Vicious Cycle? Have you ever thought that agriculture is one of the major contributors to Green House Gas emissions?

Trapped in a Vicious Cycle? Have you ever thought that agriculture is one of the major contributors to Green House Gas emissions? There is nothing in the world that is more dependent on climate than agriculture. Agriculture is most susceptible to climate change. Farmlands take the biggest hit whether there is an abundance of water,

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What is Land Degradation & Desertification?

What is Land Degradation & Desertification? Going by the textbook definition, land degradation is the phenomenon of deteriorating productivity of soil in terms of biodiversity and economy. Desertification on the other hand is nothing but land degradation occurring in dryland regions. Climate change and human activities such as unsustainable farming, mining, deforestation, overgrazing by animals

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Mushroom Development Foundation’s innovative experiments

    Mushroom Development Foundation’s innovative experiments Mushroom Development Foundation (MDF) is an NGO located in Assam. They promote mushroom cultivation to combat malnutrition by providing alternative farming techniques. Pranjal Barua is the co-founder of the organization and works for alternative farming and increasing community participation. The ‘Kathfulla Haat’ is a market organized by MDF

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