LifePage Career Talk on Organic Farming
By Pramod Kimothi
[Farm Incharge in Navdanya Biodiversity Farm]
What is Organic Farming?
Pramod Kimothi: “Organic Farming relies on fertilizers of organic origin such as compost manure, green manure, and bone meal and places emphasis on techniques such as crop rotation and companion planting. Biological pest control, mixed cropping and the fostering of insect predators are encouraged.”
How I got into Organic Farming?
Pramod Kimothi: “After completing my B Sc (Zoology, Botany, Geology) and Masters in Botany from PG College, Gopeshwar, I worked as a JRF (Mistletoe) at DBS College. I have also worked with various NGOs before joining Navdanya Biodiversity Farm. I am Farm Incharge there.”
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