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.
Posted on July 17, 2013 at 12:43pm
"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…Continue
Posted on December 23, 2011 at 8:40am
GOOD AGRICULTURE PRACTICES IN SUSTAINABLE COFFEE
A Project for Small Coffee Growers in South India
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…Continue
Posted on September 14, 2011 at 2:00pm
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".
Posted on September 7, 2011 at 12:20pm