Tag Archives: Agrobiodiveristy

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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Why a Public Sector Indian Agronomist Embraced Agroecology

Original article published in Food Tank Article by Daniel Moss: Daniel Moss is the Executive Director of the AgroEcology Fund. He writes on food, water, and human rights topics for National Geographic, Huffington Post, and other media outlets. Dr. Carl Rangad was something … Continue reading

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The Deceiving Taste: Agrobiodiversity and Cultural Values under pressure at 1st International Agrobiodiversity Congress

TIP & NESFAS PARTICIPATE AT THE 1st INTERNATIONAL AGROBIODIVERSITY CONGRESS (AIC) on SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, POLICY AND PARTNERSHIP The  1st International Agrobiodiversity Congress (AIC) is underway from the 6th to 9th November 2016 in New Delhi, organised by the Indian Society … Continue reading

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