Tag Archives: Agrobiodiveristy

Celebrating achievements and progress on natural farming in India

The first Anniversary of the National Coalition for Natural Farming (NCNF) event was held on July 23, 2021 through an online event. The event addressed  the  emerging agroecological practices that have spread across India, as a form of an agricultural redesign. Continue reading

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Laitsohpliah-Laitumiong ALC starts an ecological garden

Laitsohpliah ALC, an Agroecology Learning Circle group under NESFAS in the East Khasi Hills villages of Laitsohpliah and Laitumiong, recently started their own ALC garden on the 28th of February 2021. Continue reading

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Nature’s Classroom: Children benefit from ABD walks while taking a ‘break’ from school

In the wake of the ongoing pandemic, children have been taking a break from school since the COVID-19 virus has been spreading far and wide. In urban areas, schools have adopted online teaching despite many complaints of poor connectivity. However, … Continue reading

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Umsawwar: A Hotbed Of Agrobiodiversity

By Bhogtoram Mawroh and Bankerda Chyne About an hour’s drive away from Mawkynrew lies Umsawwar village, a quintessential Khasi upland village surrounded by grassland and patches of pine. A couple of years ago the approach road to this village was … Continue reading

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Ka Jingriewspah ka Meiramew ha Umsawwar, East Khasi Hills

By Bhogtoram Mawroh and Bankerda Chyne Kumba shi kynta na Mawkynrew ka don ka shnong kaba Kyrteng ka Umsawwar kaba dei ka shnong kaba kham kyndong, bad la ker tawiar ia ka  da ki sharing phlang ba jyrngam bad ki … Continue reading

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Living Farms visit Khweng, Ri-Bhoi on their first day in Meghalaya

Members of Living Farms, Odisha arrived at the NESFAS office on Monday October 14, 2019. They will be in Shillong till October 19 to learn and exchange ideas and explore future possibilities for partnership and collaboration. Members of Living Farms, … Continue reading

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