- Inspiring us at Indo-China Agriculture
Inspiring us at INDO-CHINA AGRICULTURE
Sustainable Agriculture does not deplete soils or people.
Investments in agriculture are the best weapons against hunger and poverty, and they have made life better for billions of people.
Many organic practices simply make sense, regardless of what overall agricultural system is used. Far from being a quaint throwback to an earlier time, organic agriculture is proving to be a serious contender in modern farming and a more environmentally sustainable system over the long term.
A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual right and an essential condition for sustainable development, especially in developing countries.
Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.
It's not a choice between our environment and our economy; it's a choice between prosperity and decline.
By 2030 the demand for resources will create a crisis with dire consequences. Demand for food and energy will jump 50% by 2030 and for fresh water by 30%, as the population tops 8.3 billion.
Live as if you'll die tomorrow, but farm as if you'll live forever.
Permaculture is a philosophy of working with, rather than against nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labor; and of looking at plants and animals in all their functions, rather than treating any area as a single product system.