Mrs. A. Jecintha guiding youth
Agriculture is still in crisis, because, farmers are attracted to sell agri lands. Neighboring lands of VOICE Trust’s Managing Trustee are already made into housing plots.
Viability of agriculture as successful economic activity is doubted by many farmers, because, the cost of production has increased but return on investment is decreasing year after year.
Biodiverse Agriculture helps the farmers not only to get higher incomes but also improves soil fertility and enhances nature centric pest control systems.
Special Activities during April –June 2013:
“ STOP SALE OF FARM LANDS; START BIO - FARMING; SAVE LANDS FOR POISON FREE FOOD”
v Campaigns to protect agriculture were continued during April – June 2013 with above focus.
v Multiple cropping and Mixed Cropping Systems were explained to farming groups. (See photos)
v Hand Book on Bio- Farming discussed in a meeting with Farmers Reps on June 22 .(See photos)
Thanks to GLOBALGIVING and Friends of Earth from India, USA, Europe and world over.
Thank you for helping VOICE Trust to start “ SAVE AGRICULTURE” Campaign from October 2010. Your helps have been fully utilized by 2012.
What to do from 2013?
Come what may, VOICE Trust is determined to continue SAVE AGRICULTURE activities.
But, we alone cannot do this. Your help is needed very urgently. We will revise budgets from July 2013.
What do you think about continuity of helps for Project # 6265. Can you suggest ways to get regular Funding Supports? Can you also introduce new Friends for supporting Project #6265
VOICE Trust appeals to you to send your donations to Global Giving for Project # 6265.
Quantum of your help can be from $ 50 or € 50 or £ 50
(Mrs. A. Jecintha ) Managing Trustee, VOICE Trust.
Mrs. R. Kavitha with youth in Farm Fields
Youth getting practical training in Farm Field
VOICE Team discuss about handbook