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Curcuma longa - Turmeric or Haldi


Turmeric is really a bulb or tuber (rhizome) not unlike ginger. This underground stem is usually available as yellow powdered condiment in stores. The yellowish-brown underground stem has a deep orange inside that turns bright yellow once processed. 508 more words

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Trusty Water Foundation introduces Water Bonds for collaboration in the rural parts of India

Global experience says that Private-Public partnerships are very much needed to resolve the present day water scarcity and maintain resources for future demands. It is not only Government to resolve the issues 100%; It is not only Private. 213 more words


World Water Day 2017 celebration, JV High School, Nachiapuram

Nachiapuram Education Development Committee (NEDC) collaborates with Trusty Water Foundation and Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi for the celebration of UN World Water Day on 22 March 2017. 43 more words


HERD Organic Farms Chargaon

Two years back Herd Organic Farms began cultivating and producing organic produce. Looking to the fact that organic agri-produce needed a shot in the arm to boost both adoption of cultivation practices and adaption to modify eating habits, HERD Organic Farms at Chargaon became part of the revival of traditional agricultural practices, to revert back to as they were prior to advent of chemical fertilizers. 474 more words

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Rural Proofing: a key reference for rural activists and analysts

Rural analysts and activists take note.  Defra has updated its rural proofing guidance this week.  This will be a key reference for anybody interested in the development and impact of policies which affect rural areas.   196 more words