Pradip Dey - Individual Grantee
CSSRI, Kachwa Road
To empower tribal (indegenous) farmers to establish holistic and sustainable solutions for livelihood generation in the village itself and thereby check migration.
This Evokation consists of developing a fruit based small orchard model, focusing on livelihood generation in 2 villages of Jharkhand, India especially for disadvantaged and underserved populations primarily consisting of located in tribal communities. It will help break the vicious cycle of poverty and migration due to subsistence agriculture with rice monocropping and poor yield (popularly called one tone agriculture).