Organic Farming And The Energy Balance

Organic Farming And The Energy Balance

“I prefer looking for something else than organic farming because organic farming is not sustainable " It is this false commonplace idea that I am going to attack. Actually, there are alternatives to conventional agriculture....
Sustainable Eco-Agriculture In India

Sustainable Eco-Agriculture In India

How can one extend the reach of conservation into landscapes outside protected areas? Protected areas have been a cornerstone of conservation for long, but are increasingly isolated in landscapes as fragments surrounded by agriculture...
Protecting and Replenishing Our Soil

Protecting and Replenishing Our Soil

Conventional agriculture in the world we know today is mostly industrial and mechanized. This system of agriculture aims to mass produce certain types of food and plants that are traded world over to register...
New Data Helps Track Food Crises Before They Start

New Data Helps Track Food Crises Before They Start

Decision makers rely on agricultural productivity models to help predict where and when food crises hit, and may need help. In areas where data are scarce, especially in the developing world, satellites can lend...
Vandana Shiva and Eco-Feminism

Importance of Eco-Feminism and Protecting the Seeds

photo of Vandana Shiva Last week, in an University speech, Vandana Shiva Shiva spoke about the importance of solidarity between feminists transnationally. The even was presented by the Centre for Women’s Studies in Education at...
Agricultural water technology

Agricultural Water Technology

Water resources should be used in ways which ensure that their suitability for economic and ecological uses, such as for crop production and as fish habitat, is maintained. Such uses may be curtailed in cases...
Agricultural Reforms In Nigeria

Agricultural Reforms Required in Nigeria

Q: Why is agriculture reform so important? A: Agriculture is the best weapon to tackle the insurgence of poverty in the world and to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015. Every developed country...
Dookie 21 program by the University of Melbourne

Dookie 21 program by the University of Melbourne

During our research we came across the Dookie 21 program by the University of Melbourne. The goal of the program is to Transform Agricultural through the use of technology and the right thought process....
How Aquaponics Work

How Aquaponics Works – 5 Areas To Concentrate

There are many reasons why you must be looking forward to aquaponics, an integrated system of aquaculture and hydroponics. The former is the practice of growing fish, while the latter is associated with the...
Farming With Aquaponics

Aquaponics Systems – Revolutionizing the Way We Grow Food

You probably would be interested in knowing what all is involved in an aquaponics system, before buying the necessary materials to set up one in your own house. It is best to do some...

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