Organic Seeds Production Workshop

22-23 March 2018, Chiang Mai, Thailand TOA is focusing and promoting organic seeds and seeds production at the community level, therefore the technical support group is working on Tsirang Organic Seeds Project on knowledge and skills for seeds production, and later on the legal aspect for organic seeds production. One of the activities for technical…

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Tsirang Organic Seeds Project

Organic seeds are essential for the resilience and sustainability of our food systems.  Even in Bhutan with a “100% organic country” policy this proves to be an enormous challenge. Farmers increasingly depend on seeds they buy, mostly from huge companies who promote chemical farming and protect their interest with patents. Seeds alarmingly adapt to chemical…

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Bhutan Organic Seeds Study Visit

17-26 April 2017, Thimphu – Lobesa – Tsirang, Bhutan The Bhutan Organic Seeds Study Trip was organized by Towards Organic Asia (TOA) in order to bridge the multi-stakeholders and support organic seed production. The trip objectives were to: Study organic policy and how its implemented in Bhutan, Study organic seed production and preservation in Bhutan…

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PGS and Organic Seeds Study Trip

PGS- Inspection visit 30 March 2017, Chiang Mai, Thailand This programme has hosted by Green Connex Project. TOA partners (12 people) joined with young organic farmers (5 people) and traveled to Amphor Sansai to visit organic farmers. The communities got support and join the “Biz Green Organic” Project under Business Administrative, Maejo University. The project…

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Thailand Seeds Network Meeting

1 August 2016, Khao Kwan Foundation, Suphanburi, Thailand TOA organized a meeting with partners to discuss on the situation, networking, and concrete collaboration, the topic and the output are: Sharing and discussion about Seeds Situation in ThailandThe first seeds network meeting happened 5 years ago at Wongsanit Ashram, Thailand, it’s a part of Towards Organic…

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Organic Seed Production Workshop

18 – 19 April 2016, Royal University of Bhutan (RUB), Lobesa, Bhutan After visiting Khao Kwan Foundation, Suphanburi, Thailand on 17th December 2015, TOA organic seed production workshop was held at College of Natural Resources (CNR), Lobesa, Bhutan, to design and develop programme in collaboration with TOA partners from Bhutan and Mekong sub-region countries. CNR…