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Putting the culture back in agriculture: Reviving native food and farming traditions

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The great milk robbery

GRAIN is a small international non-profit organisation. GRAIN says that it ‘works to support small farmers and social movements in their struggles for community-controlled and biodiversity-based food systems.’ Here’s a report by GRAIN about the importance of milk to the … Continue reading

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Small-scale buffalo-keeping in India goes big time–With exports a quarter of world’s beef market

Originally posted on ILRI Clippings:
Buffalo in a village homestead in the Himalayan foothills of northern India (photo credit: ILRI/Susan MacMillan). ‘Alas for the sacred cow: Beef exports from India are expected to surge 30 per cent this year, giving this…

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