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Stop Chemical Fertilisers

Hub | September 22, 2010 at 12:03

Greenpeace India’s campaign against chemical fertilisers is also a campaign to bring our soils, destroyed by intense chemical fertiliser usage, back to life. The government through its policies to subsidise and promote chemical fertilisers has...

Greenpeace India launches Living Soils campaign in Bihar

Feature story | March 20, 2013 at 16:30

Although farmers do one of the most important jobs on Earth, they are the biggest group of the poor and hungry in the world. About 40% of the world's population are small-scale farmers and they produce most of the food we eat. What an irony that...

ग्रीनपीस ने प्रणव मुखर्जी के साथ बजट पूर्व विमर्श में की “ग्रीन बजट” की मांग

Press release | January 13, 2011 at 13:06

नई दिल्ली, 13 जनवरी 2011: बजट पूर्व विमर्श के लिए वित्त मंत्री प्रणव मुखर्जी द्वारा बुलाई गयी बैठक में ग्रीनपीस ने आज कहा कि अब वक़त आ गया है कि सरकार मौजूदा केन्द्रीय बजट 2011-12 को पर्यावरण अनुकूल बनाये।

The Living Soils Report

Publication | February 3, 2011 at 15:00

Indiscriminate use of chemical fertilisers is murdering our soil and threatening our food security. It’s time to move away from them and nurture our soil the ecological way.

India's soil health needs urgent attention

Press release | February 3, 2011 at 15:00

New Delhi, Feb 3, 2011: Releasing the report of the first-ever social audit of soil health and support systems in India titled, Of Soils, Subsidies and Survival, Greenpeace today said the state of country’s soil health needs urgent attention to...

Union budget is a missed opportunity: Greenpeace

Press release | February 28, 2011 at 16:24

New Delhi, 28th February, 2011: Reacting to the Union budget today, Greenpeace said Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has not only missed a historical opportunity to ring in a concrete policy to address the soil health crisis but also failed to...

बजट सत्र में सार्थक पहल, अभी लम्बा् है सफर

Blog entry by डा. सीमा जावेद | March 18, 2011

अगर हम एक तरफ जनवरी 2011 में हुए बजट पूर्व परामर्श और ग्रीनपीस की जीवित माटी अभियान के लगातार प्रयासों के नतीजों पर नज़र डालें तो इनसे बदलाव की एक सार्थक पहल साफ दिखायी दे रही है। हालांकि अभी लम्‍बा सफर बाकी है। इस बार बजट सत्र में...

They are talking soils

Blog entry by Gopikrishna S R | March 17, 2011

Finally, there is attention on soils. The Finance Minister tried to give it some importance during his budget speech. A day after the budget speech, a few concerned parliamentarians quizzed the Agriculture Minister, Sharad Pawar,...

Art for a living soil

Blog entry by Usha Saxena | February 24, 2011

The sweet fragrance of the soil after the rains, the lively brown-ness of recently ploughed fields, the pleasant crunch of grit as you bite into sweet carrots and mooli , the glistening sweat on the farmer's brow, the feel of wet soil...

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