Agriculture

Ekalavya Foundation has been working towards making agriculture profitable, environmentally sustainable by promoting organic agriculture. Ekalavya has taken up the following programs to promote organic farming in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

  • Ekalavya center for Organic Agriculture Research and Training (ECOART): Centre of Excellence for Research, Training and Extension of Organic Farming at Gingurthy village, Tandur Mandal, Vikarabad Dist., Telangana
  • Ramanaidu’s Ekalavya Krishi Vignana Kendra (KVK), Tuniki, Narsapur Mandal, Medak Dist. Telangana : to train farmers and rural youth, transfer of latest technologies, on farm research .
  • Ekalvya Academy of Organic Farming (EAOF): at Gingurthy village, Tandur Mandal, Vikarabad Dist., Telangana – 2 year Residential diploma course to Train  rural youth in practice of Organic Farming.
  • Goshala: Desi cow goshala to develop models which demonstrate the utility of desi cows.
  • Participatory Guarantee System (PGS- India): Certification of organic produce
  • Sendriya Mitra – A Program to promote adoption of organic farming among 10000 farmers in 25000 acres in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the next 3 years.