Organic farming reaches the roofs !!!

Posted February 27, 2014 no picture Lily Mathew_GEMConnect_Chennai_India

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In India, after the Green Revolution during the 1960’s, crop production became completely commercial .The cost of production rose and the quality of the soil due to extensive use of fertilisers declined drastically. Thus the land under production did not give the promised high yields. Farmers, who had borrowed money, ultimately fell into debt traps, from which recovery was difficult. “Going organic” is one way by which farmers can get better yields. Organic farming involv...


Organic farming reaches the roofs

Posted February 27, 2014 no picture Lily Mathew_GEMConnect_Chennai_India

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Member since February 5, 2014
  • 2 Posts

In India, after the Green Revolution during the 1960’s, crop production became completely commercial .The cost of production rose and the quality of the soil due to extensive use of fertilisers declined drastically. Thus the land under production did not give the promised high yields. Farmers, who had borrowed money, ultimately fell into debt traps, from which recovery was difficult. “Going organic” is one way by which farmers can get better yields. Organic farming involv...


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