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Stopping Farmer Suicides in India

Posted on August 9th, 2016

We now need to focus on achieving the next jump in production, literally a second Green Revolution in order to improve the profitability of our farmers in a sustainable manner. This is just what I have been researching over the last 8 years in North India. We have come up with a holistic system of farming which tries to join all the dots and helps farmers produce better crops in a more ecologically sustainable manner. This is a system of farming which we call the STEP SYSTEM


Charting an Alternate Path for Indian Agriculture

Posted on March 12th, 2014

There comes a stage when the technology used in any sphere of economic activity reaches a performance plateau where its promises and advantages are outweighed by new knowledge about its negative effects or by sheer economics, where the law of diminishing marginal returns renders every additional rupee or dollar invested in inputs delivering lower returns than the investment. This is the tipping point, where new ideas are required so the gains can be consolidated and built on instead of being frittered away.


The STEP Process

Posted on February 4th, 2014

Just as one tries to instil the right foundations in one’s children from a young age, we realise the importance of protecting and nurturing your crop right from the time the seed germinates. Our processes help the seeds to increase root development in situations where soil conditions are not always ideal for realising their yield potential.


Will Atlas Shrug?

Posted on December 11th, 2013

Just as a primeval rain forest plays a silent but vital role in sequestering carbon and creating a unique web of life that shelters myriad life forms, agriculture that most ancient of civilized human activities; a harbinger of social order and an indispensable economic web, provides a lifeline even today to a majority of mankind.