Thanal and save our rice campaign is jointly conducting Rice Field Weeks programme in the 3rd consecutive year at Rice Diversity Block ( RDB) at Thanal Agro Ecology Centre in Panavally in Wayanad district of Kerala from 12th November to 25th November 2016. The RDB in the centre is the largest of its kind in Kerala, which has 219 indigenous paddy varieties including 164 varieties of Kerala. The RDB has an array of special paddy varieties such as medicinal paddy varieties, scented paddy vari
Climate Action Network South Asia (CANSA), a coalition of 152 civil society organisations working on climate change in South Asia; Thanal and UNICEF are jointly organizing ‘BUILDING A CLIMATE RESILIENT KERALA’ workshop on 26-27 September in Thiruvananthapuram. The 2-day workshop for policy makers, government officials, civil society organisations, scientists, academicians and media is an opportunity to scale-up climate agenda in State.
The 10th Year of National level Paddy Seed Festival is going to be held on 4th and 5th June 2016 at Adhirengam farm. Dr. N. Markandan, Former Vice Chancellor of Gandhigram Rural University will preside over the function in the presence of Dr. P. Duraisingam, Chairman, CREATE, Mr.R. Ponnambalam, Managing Trustee, CREATE, Mr. A. Ambalavanan, President, Tamil Nadu organic farmers movement and Mr. M.E.A.R. Abdul Munab, Panchayat President, Adhirengam. Inaugural address of seed festival will be del
Desi Rice Mela Jointly organised by Sahaja Samrudha and Save our Rice Campaign Karnataka, at Lakshmi Saraswathi Sadana J C Nagara, women college road hubli from 27th to 29th May 2016. In this Mela SoR Karnataka exhibit traditional rice varieties including medicinal rice and scented rice.
Thanal, Save our Rice campaign, Bharath Beej Swaraj Manj, NABARD, ATMA, PAN INDIA, Green Lover’s Mananthavady and Nilam Mananthavady with support from Thirunelly Grama Panchayath and Kudumbasree jointly organizes ‘Thirunelli seed festival’ on 2016 May 27th & 28th in Kattikkulam, Wayanad. Eminent personalities from Agriculture, Art & Cultural and Political sectors will be participating.Exhibitions of 200+ traditional rice seeds, 60+ tubers, Millets, Vegetable seeds etc .