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  NGO Name

Hulikadu Natural Farming

  Year Established

1996

  Primary Contact

Shravan

  Address

HULIKADU

 

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  District

Mysore

  State

Karnataka

  PIN

NA

  Email

NA

  Phone 1

NA

  Phone 2

NA

  Fax

NA

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Natural Farming

  Website

NA

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

No

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

NA

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

  -

 
  +  Tempe / Venktesh Kalyanaraman
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Natural Farming

$ 2300

 
 

 Total 

$ 2300

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Dinesh and Ravi are doing 'Natural Farming' on an 18 acre plot in a village near Mysore, based on Masanobu Fukuoka's book 'One Straw Revolution'. Its a sustainable way of farming with no tilling, no weeding, no chemical fertilizers. Fukuoka was a scientist in Japan before he moved to farming and developed this method after 30 years of experimenting. It is quite different from 'organic farming' or 'traditional farming'. It removes much of the redu more...

  Achievements

 

NA

  Summary

 

The project aims at establishing a Sustainable Agricultural Farm -
which is being designed as an Agroforest habitat capable of meeting most needs of the community.
Main focus is around the development of agricultural practices which include soil and water conservation,
collection and growing of traditional varieties of seeds, complete recycling of organic residues for
enriching soil fertility, mixed cropping etc.,. Towards this they are integrating the techniques of
Permaculture, Natural farming, in addition to the traditional practices of this region, which will
require minimum of external inputs


 
 
 

  

 
 

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