waste
Agriculture Environment Resource Management

It’s not waste ! Turning Agriculture waste to wealth

Agricultural wastes are those that are left in the farm after harvest of final products. It is also called as Biomass waste. These include harvest trashes, weeds, wastes obtained from livestock, poultry, slaughter house and also agroindustrial wastes. In recent years the improper disposal of agricultural wastes are increasing day by day. Conventional agriculture was […]

Agriculture News Nutrition & Health Organic Farming Resource Management

Sustainable farming, ‘key’ to world free of hunger, malnutrition, says UN agriculture chief

Focusing this year on the links between agricultural trade, climate change and food security, Director-General José Graziano da Silva said in the foreword that “ensuring food security for all is both a key function of, and a challenge for agriculture, which faces ever-increasing difficulties.” “As populations rise, urbanization increases and incomes grow, the agricultural sector […]

Interview with EFI founder Arun
Environment Inspirations Resource Management

Young Environmentalist Arun deliberates on conservation of Water bodies | Interview

Arun Krishnamurthy is the founder of the well known NGO – Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI) in 2011. He has initiated the campaign of cleaning various lakes across India. He was chosen for prestigious Rolex Awards for Enterprise award in 2012 for scientific lake restoration in Chennai. His NGO also works in different fields like […]

Circular cities india
Environment Pollution & Climate Change Resource Management

Circular cities – Only future of India’s unsustainable Urbanisation

The globe is experiencing a rapid economic growth due to expanding industrial production and expeditious urbanization over the past few decades and this trend seems to persist in the future. This steady growth signifies continual development but on the other hand it has led to the depletion of natural resources, environmental degradation, global warming and […]