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Some Indian farmers are turning moon-gazers

26 / 12 / 2017

Among the biggest success stories of sustainable farming has been Araku coffee grown in the Araku Valley of Andhra. Run by the AP Girijan Cooperative Corporation and supported by the Naandi Foundation, Araku is now the largest coffee plantation in the world to be certified organic. The arabica coffee plantation that supports 100,000 adivasis sells online and even debuted in France in February this year. Farmers grow arabica coffee organically using bio-fertilizers and bio-pesticides and encouraging natural predators such as spiders to get rid of pests

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https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/some-indian-farmers-are-turning-moon-gazers/articleshow/62099577.cms

 

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