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The Case For Organic Farming

In Marathwada, only an annual income of Rs. 10,000 to 12,000 per acre was granted to conventional crops such as cotton and soya. Coupled with a history of droughts, the source of agricultural distress, hunger, and suicides in the area was low wages. The path forward was to…
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Apiculture for Rural Livelihoods (Part 2)

On the 15th of December, Global Parli conducted their second beekeeping training course in collaboration with PUM Netherlands taught by Mr. Sean Zending, virtually. This second session was held for a span of an hour and a half, wherein the farmers/participants were…
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Animal Husbandry

WhyAnimal Husbandry ? It is fairly common in these villages to come across a farmer intending to commit suicide. This is because the livelihood of the farmer is completely at the mercy of the monsoon. Marathwada region to which Parli tehsil belongs, is a severely…