Projects

Medicinal Herbs (Angul, Odisha): Oct '21 - Mar '24

The project aims to promote cultivation of commercially viable Medicinal Plant species among rural c

Medicinal Herbs (Angul, Odisha): Oct '21 - Mar '24

The project aims to promote cultivation of commercially viable Medicinal Plant species among rural communities and replenish the depleted wild stocks.

Area of implementation: Athmallik, Angul, Odisha

Funding agency: Sunrise Foods Pvt. Ltd. (A subsidiary of ITC Ltd.)

No. of beneficiaries: 1000

Duration: Oct '21 - Mar '24

Major activities: Training & capacity building of farmers on medicinal herbs farming, providing market linkage to medicinal herbs produced by farmers, arrangements of processing of medicinal herbs

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Medicinal & Aromatic Plants (Keonjhar, Odisha): Sep '22 - Aug '23

The project aims to promote cultivation of medicinal & aromatic plants in fallow land under communit

Medicinal & Aromatic Plants (Keonjhar, Odisha): Sep '22 - Aug '23

The project aims to promote cultivation of medicinal & aromatic plants in fallow land under community farming. Local FPO is an active partner in this project. Complete eco-system is being developed in the selected area including cultivation, processing & marketing. Our role is to assist farmers in growing quality crops through Natural Farming methods.

Area of implementation: Harichandanpur, Keonjhar, Odisha

Funding agency: Brahmani River Pellets Ltd. (BRPL)

No. of beneficiaries: 50

Duration: Sep '22 - Aug '23

Major activities: In the pilot phase, farmers will be motivated to grow 4 medicinal & aromatic plants (Lemongrass, Tulsi, Mentha & Geranium) on 50 acres. All kind of technical support will be given to farmers at their doorstep. We have partnered with a local FPO for better impact & smooth implementation.

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Dhokra Handicraft (Dhenkanal, Odisha): Nov '21 - Oct '22

Training & Market Linkage of Dhokra Handicrafts

Dhokra Handicraft (Dhenkanal, Odisha): Nov '21 - Oct '22

Training & Market Linkage of Dhokra Handicrafts

Area of implementation: Dhenkanal, Odisha

Funding agency: ONGC Foundation

No. of beneficiaries: 100

Duration: Nov '21 - Oct '22

Major activities: Training of 45 beginners, 45 existing artisans & 10 youth on packaging, branding & marketing. Creating Market linkage

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Organic Vegetable (Saran, Bihar): Sep '21 - Aug '22

Training on organic vegetable cultivation and creating market linkage

Organic Vegetable (Saran, Bihar): Sep '21 - Aug '22

Training on organic vegetable cultivation and creating market linkage

Area of implementation: Saran, Bihar

Funding agency: NABARD

No. of beneficiaries: 500

Duration: Sep '21 - Aug '22

Major activities: Awareness, training & capacity building of farmers on organic farming, setting-up small primary processing centre, creating market linkage.

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Indigenous/Desi Seeds (Pune, Maharashtra): Nov '21 - Oct '22

Preserving, promoting & marketing of indigenous (desi) varieties of seeds

Indigenous/Desi Seeds (Pune, Maharashtra): Nov '21 - Oct '22

Preserving, promoting & marketing of indigenous (desi) varieties of seeds

Area of implementation: Pune, Maharashtra

Funding agency: MNGL

No. of beneficiaries: 500

Duration: Nov '21 - Oct '22

Major activities: To train farmers on seed production, to promote indigenous (desi) seeds among farmers, to create market linkage

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Training on value addition & market linkage (Odisha): Aug ’19 - Jun ‘20

Awareness, training & capacity building of tribal farmers on different agricultural products through

Training on value addition & market linkage (Odisha): Aug ’19 - Jun ‘20

Awareness, training & capacity building of tribal farmers on different agricultural products through 3-days training programs. Total 10 such training programs will be conducted at different places on different crops

Area of implementation: Mayurbhanj, Koraput, Kandhamal, Raygada, Nayagarh

Funding agency: CCS-NIAM, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India.

No. of beneficiaries: 250

Duration: Aug ’19 - Jun ‘20

Major activities: 1) Identification of 25 progressive farmers for each of 10 trainings (Jackfruit, Ginger, Turmeric, Coffee, Lemongrass, Palmarosa, Sal leaf, Millet, Desi seed); 2) Exposure visit; 3) Follow-up and assist these farmers in market linkage of their produce.

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Unnat Krushi Kendra - UKK (Odisha): Oct '18 - Sep '20

UKK is one stop solution to all farming related problems. Major objective of the project was to prom

Unnat Krushi Kendra - UKK (Odisha): Oct '18 - Sep '20

UKK is one stop solution to all farming related problems. Major objective of the project was to promote Natural/Organic Farming by providing end-to-end services to farmers, from crop selection to training, crop monitoring and market linkage.

Area of implementation: Mayurbhanj (Udala, Khunta & Kaptipada), Balasore (Nilagiri), Puri (Kanas)

Funding agency: ONGC Ltd.

No. of beneficiaries: 5000

Duration: Oct '18 - Sep '20

Major activities: 1) Setting-up 10 UKK offices & 10 Demonstration farms with 10 selected Micro-agripreneurs; 2) To provide all kind of support (seed, training, market linkage etc.) to local farmers; 3) To make all these UKK centers self-sustainable by providing them handholding support; 4) Application of ICT in farming through UKK centers.

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Micro-agripreneurs’ training program (Odisha): Aug '21 - Mar '21

Promoting agri-entrepreneurship among rural tribal youth

Micro-agripreneurs’ training program (Odisha): Aug '21 - Mar '21

Promoting agri-entrepreneurship among rural tribal youth

Area of implementation: Mayurbhanj, Koraput, Kandhamal, Kalahandi

Funding agency: CCS-NIAM, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India

No. of beneficiaries: 75

Duration: Aug ’20 - Mar ‘21

Major activities: 1) To identify 75 young an enterprising tribal; 2) To organize 5-days residential training programs for them covering fundamentals of all topics (organic farming, integrated farming, book keeping, accounting, customer relationship, communication skills, use of smartphone & internet, ICT etc.); 3) Exposure visit at successful organic farm.

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ISAM-AMI (Govt. of India) awareness program (Odisha): Feb ’19 – Dec ‘19

Creating awareness among different stakeholders of agriculture sector on Agriculture Marketing Infra

ISAM-AMI (Govt. of India) awareness program (Odisha): Feb ’19 – Dec ‘19

Creating awareness among different stakeholders of agriculture sector on Agriculture Marketing Infrastructure (AMI) Scheme, a Govt. of India scheme

Area of implementation: 20 districts of Odisha

Funding agency: CCS-NIAM, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India

No. of beneficiaries: 1000+

Duration: Feb ’19 - Dec ‘19

Major activities: 1) To invite all stakeholders (farmers, local traders, input sellers, bankers, FPOs, Cooperatives, NGOs etc.) of agriculture sector; 2) To make them aware of Agriculture Marketing Scheme (AMI) scheme of Govt. of India

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Organic Paddy cultivation (Odisha): Jan '16 - Dec '17

Worked with more than 200 farmers of 5 villages of Kusumi block and provided them training on organi

Organic Paddy cultivation (Odisha): Jan '16 - Dec '17

Worked with more than 200 farmers of 5 villages of Kusumi block and provided them training on organic paddy cultivation

Area of implementation: Kusumi, Mayurbhanj, Odisha

Funding agency: Self

No. of beneficiaries: 200

Duration: 2 years

Major activities: Training & capacity building of farmers, seeds distribution

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