Allocates Rs 10 crore for organic farming under the organic farming policy released in April

Ecological Farming combines modern science and innovation with respect for nature and biodiversity. It ensures healthy farming and healthy food. It protects the soil, the water and the climate. It does not contaminate the environment with chemical inputs or use genetically engineered crops.

Rice cultivators in the brackish water paddy tracts of the northern districts of the State, especially Kattampally here, can now cultivate a new saline-tolerant hybrid organic rice variety develope

A landmark GM contamination case has for now swung in favour of an organic farmer facing a huge legal bill, while his adversary must reveal if he was backed by Monsanto or an industry group.

Although most people believe that organic farming involves no use of chemical pesticides and fertilisers.

KOCHI: City's apartment complexes have joined hands to implement various effective waste management systems.

Nearly half of food products in Europe contain residues of pesticides, with strawberries the most likely to exceed legal limits, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) said on Thursday.

Soil toxicity alarmingly high; urea consumption estimated at 400-600 kg per hectare

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday announced the setting up of a Organic Farming Board in the state.

A balance between development and environment is possible. Germany is a highly industrialized country yet it is a clean country.