Content tagged with organic farming

Eco-Changemaker: Chatting with Aythos' Nima Sherpa

Apples for Peace looks to bring organic apple farming to the Helambu region of Nepal. We spoke with Aythos Field Manager, Nima Sherpa (who also won our World Environment Day competition in June) about her work with the project and the change that is already beginning to take shape in the region. Read on

Navdanya

Navdanya is a network of seed keepers and organic producers spread across 16 states in India. Navdanya’s mission focuses on improving the well being of small and marginalized rural producers through non violent biodiverse organic farming and fair trade. Biodiverse organic farming produces more food and nutrition and brings higher incomes to farmers than monocultures and chemical farming. While avoiding environmental harm, biodiverse organic farming is also an insurance in times of climate change. Read on