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NEELKANT PANDHARE
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Amos Thiongo replied to NEELKANT PANDHARE's discussion Benefits from Certification in the group Certification in the coffee sector
"Dear Neelkant, For several years, I worked with various certification schemes including UTZ. One of the key benefits I can point out is the sustainable production systems that the certifications enforce. This ensures that we take care of future…"
Sep 23, 2014
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Organic farming

Organic farming is the use of natural components in farming. It recognizes the direct connection between health and how food that is consumed is produced. See More
Sep 5, 2014
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Benefits from Certification

Dear Friends,I represent UTZ Certified in India since 2 years. I have worked with different stakeholders/partners involved in the process of certification.According to your experience, what are the benefits of certification, to the producers, traders/buyers, and generally to other supply chain actors.See More
Sep 4, 2014
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Certification in the coffee sector

This group aims to discuss certification related issues such as advantages, challenges, various types of certifications and various certification bodies available for coffee organizations . Please join the group to discuss these issues among others related to certification.See More
Sep 4, 2014
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Aug 26, 2014
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Indian cuppa to get own tag

Indian cuppa to get own tagOn the lines of Agmark and Silk Mark, the great Indian cuppa is going to get its very own quality assurance and certification tag - TrusTEA. For the first time in history, the Tea Board of India has brought big tea producers and marketers like HUL, Tata Global Beverages, McLeod Russel, Harrison Malayalam, Goodricke and WaghBakri, among others, on a single platform and come up with a unique but voluntary sustainability standardization code.Following the launch of The…See More
Jul 17, 2013
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Oct 31, 2012
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Sep 25, 2012
NEELKANT PANDHARE commented on Progreso Network's blog post Kyagalanyi Coffee from Uganda wins Productivity challenge!
"Kudos to  Kyagalanyi Coffee Congratulations.......Our heartiest wishes and regards Neelkant, PRAKRUTHI, INDIA"
Mar 19, 2012
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"Thanks Scott,Will surely let you know if we need any support to develop this region. It is a rough and narrow terrain. I will share more pictures from that region in due course. Thanks for the support."
Feb 20, 2012
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"Yes, much better to grow coffee at higher altitudes from what I understand- very unfortunate to hear. If there is something we can do on this end to help, please let us know! Perhaps we can help you generate awareness about it"
Feb 20, 2012
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Feb 16, 2012
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Jan 31, 2012
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Jan 27, 2012
Progreso Network replied to NEELKANT PANDHARE's discussion Productivity Challenge -3 in the group Productivity Challenge
"Hi Neelkant, Thanks for sending in these 3 submissions! We will pass them on to the jury. Scott"
Jan 25, 2012
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Effects of Climate Change

In this group, we discuss climate change and how it impacts farmers.See More
Jan 25, 2012

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Name of organization:
UTZ Certified Foundation
Type of organization:
NGO
Products/commodities (when applicable):
Certification
Website of your organization:
http://www.utzcertified.org
Weblog, LinkedIn or Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/utzcertified
Please introduce yourself and tell us something about your current work.
UTZ Certified is a program and a label for sustainable farming of coffee, cocoa and tea. For more information check www.utzcertified.org
Mission
Our mission is to create a world where sustainable farming is the norm.
Sustainable farming helps farmers, workers and their families to fulfill their ambitions and contributes to safeguard the world’s resources, now and in the future.
Description
UTZ Certified is one of the largest sustainability programs for coffee, cocoa and tea in the world: one-third of all coffee that is sustainably traded worldwide is certified by UTZ.

UTZ Certified appreciates the financial support from the Nationale Postcode Loterij (Dutch Postcode Lottery), Irish Aid, Agentschap NL (NL Agency), Ford Foundation, Hivos, DE Foundation and others. Their financial support has been crucial in strengthening our producer programs and market linkage.

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Indian cuppa to get own tag

Indian cuppa to get own tag

On the lines of Agmark and Silk Mark, the great Indian cuppa is going to get its very own quality assurance and certification tag - TrusTEA. For the first time in history, the Tea Board of India has brought big tea producers and marketers like HUL, Tata Global Beverages, McLeod Russel, Harrison Malayalam, Goodricke and WaghBakri, among others, on a single platform and come up with a unique but voluntary sustainability standardization code.

Following…

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Posted on July 17, 2013 at 12:43pm

Prize Awarding Ceremony: ProClimate Challenge

"Proclimate Challenge: The Best Practices in Smallholder Climate Adaptation and Mitigation"

 

Prize Awarding Ceremony

 

Kaphri Village, Asifabad:

Date: 20th December 2011,

 

 “ProClimate Challenge” award ceremony was organised at Kaphri village to give the award to Chetna Organic Farmers Association on behalf of Progreso Network, an organisation based out of The…

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Posted on December 23, 2011 at 8:40am

GOOD AGRICULTURE PRACTICES IN SUSTAINABLE COFFEE

GOOD AGRICULTURE PRACTICES IN SUSTAINABLE COFFEE

A Project for Small Coffee Growers in South India

INTRODUCTION

STEPS -A project under sustainable coffee of Prakruthi Bangalore in South India. The project areas are Wayanad and Idukki districts in Kerala and Dindigal and Theni District of Wayanad. The project started in 2010 and during the last two years the project implementing agency had conducted a lot of programs for and…

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Posted on September 14, 2011 at 2:00pm

Coffee for 2011-12 in India

Coffee production in India is expected to increase by 6.7% to 3,22,250 tonnes during the 2011-12 financial year as per the post-blossom estimates carried out by the Coffee Board. The Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Jyotiraditya Scindia, said in a written reply to Rajya Sabha that "According to these estimates, total production of coffee in the country in 2011-12 is placed at 3,22,250 tonnes, against the final production estimates of 3,02,000 tonnes for the year 2010-11".

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Posted on September 7, 2011 at 12:20pm

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At 7:50am on September 7, 2011, Vera Espindola Rafael said…

Great to see at this platform. Really like your pictures :-). I will also bee soon placing some. As UTZ we are also looking forward to work more together with Progreso Network.

Talk to you soon!

Vera

At 10:57am on September 6, 2011, edith kroese said…

Welcome, great to have some more input from India on the community!

Edith 

At 8:45am on August 24, 2011, Luis Ignacio Carmona said…

Hi Neelkant,

Welcome to the community of Progreso Network.

Looking forward to new engaging contributions from you!

Regards

 
 
 

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