Monthly Archives: June 2014

Local Wisdom Still Needed

Jakarta, Kompas – The awareness to preserve cultural traditions and local knowledge enable a handful of farmers in Indramayu, West Java, to implement environmentally friendly farming systems, saving, and sustainable. By harnessing the natural wealth around, they can produce crops healthy and safe for consumption. “Previously, we not use chemical fertilizers. We only use buffaloes [...]

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The champion of sovereignty from Indramayu

A dragonfly that comes from the experimental fields, is a real natural language. Dwi Agus (20), a young farmer from the Great Sustainable Farmers Group, beaming. He was communicating with nature and seek to sovereign as environmentalists’ wise farmer. By RINI KUSTIASIH dan HARIADI SAPTONO “Here I got it again. It’s a complete beast of [...]

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Restore Farmers’ Sovereignty

Jakarta, Kompas - With the increasing high demand for food, farmers the fate of the not clear. They were hostaged by onslaught of product such as seeds, fertilizers, and pesticides from large investors. However, in the corners of Indramayu, West Java, a group of farmers rise up and fight to restore sovereignty. The story of [...]

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