Reading into my soul

10 Profound Jane Austen Quotes That Are So Relevant to the Modern World It is no more a world where one’s personality is completely understood by anybody.  The mentors and close friends are no confidantes. Jane Austen very mischievously, however, read into my soul. When she wrote the enthralling book of values, “Pride and Prejudice”, that is. To …

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Policy for Farmers

By Sangeeta Naik Original paper Mr. Shivlumar Surampudi, (Agri business Head-ITC) https://swarajyamag.com/magazine/the-right-manifesto-for-agriculture-green-solutions?fbclid=IwAR2pzJ2wPUkzF3EoYptJCdIs51R09nDI1i0kFb2HK0J2KTmzPnok9GMiq80 Idea behind the policy To make agriculture a remunerative enterprise for the farmers Three fold – policy architecture * demand-driven production * mitigating inherent production risk * designing farmer-centric intervention Demand-Driven Production * diversify farm production * remunerative crops * derived products like …

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Bandhavgarh RBS

सर्व प्रथम आजीविका परियोजना मानपुर के विजिट हेतु वन विभाग से भोपाल से आये हुए C C F  सर व् उनके साथ डिप्टी डारेक्टर सर व् वन विभाग ताला एवं मानपुर से SDO सर व् रेन्जर सर व् वन विभाग के कर्मचारी व् बरिष्ट कृषि बिस्तार अधिकारी श्री संखनारायण मिश्रा सर जी व् इन्डियन ग्रामीण …

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The inner calling

The exercise of the inner Calling Many around me wonder as to what pushes me towards this passion. I did never have a readymade answer to this. I grappled with this question to understand myself, but I got more and more confused.. The fire in me has been palpable, but nothing in my world could …

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Promoting Livelihoods, Preserving Forests

To reduce the conflicts in the protected forest areas and lessen pressure on natural resources, it is important to intervene with multi-dimensional strategy. In such context, a mix of institutional development, technical assistance to strengthen the alternative sources of livelihoods and financial assistance is very important. Click to Read More…

Evolved Livelihoods

SRI in Manpur Cluster :  Average yield stood at 15 qntls per acre  which is double the usual yield which they get by the traditional method.  Most of the farmers do not apply Urea and DAP. However, the following farmers are the leading organic farmers.  Ahilya Bai and Meena Singh had used chemical fertilizer and …

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The Livelihoods before (Aug 2010) and after (Sep 2014)

The diversified portfolio of subsistence activities was apparent with the forest based livelihoods supplemented with wage labour both agricultural and related to park maintenance. The cash income of Rs. 100/- a day has remained a lucrative source of income to the tribal, even though there has been several support to start enterprises like grocery shop, …

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Inspirations

That was just after the micro-finance ordinance; BASIX ‘s empire looked in jeopardy; which still has not recovered even after 6 years. The man behind the dream,  my super senior, Mr. Vijay Mahajan, VM as he is fondly called, woke up to a reality that he had been left with just a handful of people …

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