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  project name ~ Compost Tank Construction

category ~ rural development and environment




  Project Name


Compost Tank Construction



Society for Community Organization and People..



rural development and environment






Tamil Nadu

  Budget Approved


$ 4500


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Madhavi Vuppalapati










The project involves training small and marginal farmers and cattle owners in compost techniques. One hundred pits will be constructed for 100 farmers. The total budget of the project is stated as: Rs. 173,000. The aim of the project is to improve the conditions of rural farmers, recycle and enhance the use of agricultural wastes, enhance the soil fertility and find an alternative to chemical fertilizer and reduce the use of inorganic chemicals and pesticides.










The goal of the project is to provide training in composting techniques and to construct compost tanks to provide natural fertilizers for the local farmers



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