+91 9445922333         info@ekamoneness.org

Log in

Farmer Training

Organic farming reduces dependency on external inputs like seeds, fertilizers and pesticides. Instead they are produced from cow dung, biomass, beneficial herbs and leaves. Dependence on expensive inputs purchased from outside leads to financial distress of farmers.

Close and continuous contact with agricultural poisons makes farmers more susceptible to cancer, respiratory problems, and other major diseases. India‟s farmers are exposed to numerous pesticides that are banned in developed countries. Many farmers turn to organic methods after experiencing the ill-effects of pesticides. Studies have shown some of the pesticides induce suicidal tendencies. Traditional seeds developed by Indian farmers are naturally pest-resistant, nutritious and suited to local conditions. Chemical farming promotes the use of Hybrid non-native seeds. Organic standards do not allow any genetically modified seeds and inputs. Ensuring natural farming promotes biodiversity. Natural farms will have a buzz of animal, bird and insect activity. Native plants and birds return usually after the first season of organic practices.

Project cost includes -activities of training & coordination cost for staff for facilitating the project.

Aim

The aim of the program is to train the farmers in natural farming, effects of pesticides and chemical fertilizer, conservation of water, etc.

Donate

At EKAM Foundation you can donate towards various initiatives and help us accomplish our mission and make a lasting change.

Donate

Volunteer

Volunteering is a great way to give back to society. At EKAM Foundation, you can contribute by volunteering your time, skills and ideas for any activity or cause that you feel closer to.

Volunteer

Coordinator

Shobana
info@ekamoneness.org

Album

Copyright ©2018 Ekam Foundation. All Rights Reserved

Powered By
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software