The project aims to access the blended finance from green bonds, micro finance & carbon finance. The key activity of the project aims to transition the farmers from chemical agricultural practices to sustainable agricultural practices. The project targets 9 FPOs in Karnataka. Each FPO has 1100 farmers.
Anticipated activities of the project are zero tillage, organic fertilisers (farm yard manure, vermicompost, green manuring), biofertilisers and microbial cultures (Sanjivak, Jivamrut, Amritpani, Panchgavya), bio-pesticides (Trichoderma/ Pseudomonas), botanical pesticides (Neem), mulching, inter cropping, crop rotation, biological control of weeds, integrated pesticide management (IPM), integrated nutrient management (INM), integrated farming systems (IFS) and drip irrigation / micro irrigation.