Agriculture

More farmers take to organic farming

August 7, 2018 ecodaily 0

  B. Shivakumar, an entrepreneur-industrialist, started farming about five years ago on 40 acres at Sathyamangalam. In 2015, seeing the impact of chemicals on soil, he decided to go organic and it took him one-and-a-half […]

Agriculture

Farming forecast: turning waste into energy

July 19, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Biomethane will in coming years be generated at hundreds of sites around the country through the use of anaerobic digesters (ADs) and injected into the national gas grid. Ireland is uniquely well-positioned to exploit […]

Agriculture

US$80K Community Forestry Project Launched

June 25, 2018 ecodaily 0

  The Forestry Development Authority (FDA) through the National Union of Community Forestry Development Committees (NUCFDC) recently launched a community forestry project valued at over US$80,000, to strengthen communities’ capacity in monitoring benefits from commercial […]