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20 local groups receive Participatory Guarantee System (PGS) organic certification

On October 2, 2019, the North East Slow Food and Agrobiodiversity Society (NESFAS) received certificates for 20 Participatory Guarantee System (PGS) groups, who are also partner communities of NESFAS, from across Meghalaya. As a facilitation council, NESFAS identified and formed … Continue reading

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Mei-Ramew Recipe: Sesame Plate Recipe By Rilang G. Blah

Recipes for you… Sesame Plate Recipe By Rilang G. Blah (Winner of the 1st Mei-Ramew Culinary Contest for Youth) Starter Chopped Green Salad with Pear shavings in olive oil and lemon dressing (Serve 2) Ingredients: Mint 1 bunch Coriander 1 … Continue reading

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NESFAS participates at the Farmer’s Market organised by Seng Kynthei Lumsohphoh

Two of NESFAS’ partner communities participated in the Farmers’ Market that was organized by the Seng Kynthei Lumsohphoh on October 5, 2019 at Nongthymmai playground. The market was held as part of the Platinum Jubilee Celebration of the Nongthymmai Sports … Continue reading

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Learning from Farm2Food Foundation, Jorhat, Assam.

An exposure trip was organized to Farm2Food Foundation, Jorhat, Assam on the 27th and 28th September 2019. As part of the GIZ project “Enhancing nutritional diversity as a means of supplementing the mid-day meals of primary school children”, 29 representatives … Continue reading

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NESFAS hosts Local Chefs’ Competition and Mid-Day Meal Food Festival at Mawmihthied

Community members from Mawmihthied bagged the first prize at the Local Chefs Competition, held on Monday at the Mawmihthied Community Hall, organized by the North East Slow Food and Agrobiodiversity Society (NESFAS). The competition was held under the theme ‘Enhancing … Continue reading

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Resource mapping as part of the GIZ project: “Enhancing nutritional diversity as a means of supplementing the mid-day meals of primary school children using local resources”

As part of the GIZ project “Enhancing nutritional diversity as a means of supplementing the mid-day meals of primary school children using local resources”, a team from NESFAS on Thursday visited Mawmihthied community (East Khasi Hills) to map the resources … Continue reading

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