'Grow your own food' seems to be the new mantra for a section of the health conscious urban crowd who as budding gardeners are increasingly opting for organic farming.
Mathuralal Patel is not sure why someone in New Delhi or Mumbai would prefer vegetables from his farm to his neighbour`s, but he knows that the way he grows crops is good for his soil.
Bihar is the third-largest potato producing state, after Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Last year, five farmers here created a world record, producing 224 quintals of paddy per hectare.
Eating organic food can make you a jerk, as a new study has claimed that people who are exposed to such eatables are more likely to exhibit judgmental attitudes.
Assam`s agriculture department would implement a Rs 35.38 crore project to boost organic farming in the state.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
on Wednesday said his government would provide all-possible help to
farmers for adopting "organic farming".
After good roads, improving law and order, education and health services, Bihar is turning its attention to popularizing and promoting organic farming in the state to usher in a new "Green Revolution" in agriculture.
Concerned about side-effects of
chemicals on farming lands, Maharashtra Government has taken
an initiative to encourage organic farming in the state and
come up with a policy draft for the purpose.
Day in Pics: 22nd November
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