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Hubli’s farmers reap the benefits of a papaya revolution

Farmers in Hubli are partnering with Deshpande Foundation to protect themselves against the vagaries of the monsoon by growing papaya.
on Nov 9, 2015

TARA Machines: Just another (eco) brick in the wall

TARA Machines markets low-cost green technology solutions for building construction, waste recycling and hand made paper production.
on Oct 28, 2015

Susandhi Krishi Chetana supplies the missing link for sustainable agricultural growth at the grassroots

Deshpande Foundation operates a first-of-its-kind agri-development programme that empowers rural youth to continue in farming and become crucial links betwe...
on Oct 19, 2015

How Giskaa is bringing you closer to the culture and crafts from the North-East

The online store brings India's North East closer to the rest of the country by highlighting the distinct traditions and lifestyles of its people.
on Oct 19, 2015

No longer sitting ducks to drought, farmers in Hubli fight back by building ponds

Deshpande Foundation has successfully implemented a farm pond model for which farmers not just dedicate their land but whose cost they bear almost entirely.
on Oct 13, 2015

How SELCO Foundation is drumming up change with the Dholakwaale

SELCO Foundation empowers this community of traditional artisans with access to clean energy, design inputs for product diversification, and market linkages...
on Oct 12, 2015