Nabha Foundation

INITIATIVES IN NABHA (PUNJAB)

In Punjab the Bhumi Vardaan Foundation will collaborate with the Nabha Foundation to:
  • Convert 1500 acres from conventional to organic farming
  • Help to facilitate and monitor the certification of these farms and provide extension services
  • Help market produce of the farms under conversion and those already certified
  • Help revive and promote the local handicrafts & cottage industries market their products
  • The Bhumi Vardaan Foundation and the Nabha foundation will be contracting buy back from the farmers for vegetables cereals and pulses for the crop commencing November, 2007
  • Contact with the local Nabha farmers has started
  • The group registration for organic certification of farmers of the Nabha region has been finalized with Onecert.