How A Farmer Turned 90 Acres Of Wasteland Into A Lush Green Forest • Discoverology

How A Farmer Turned 90 Acres Of Wasteland Into A Lush Green Forest

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In 1988, Sabarmatee and her father Radhamohan bought an acre of degraded land in Nayagarh district of Odisha. They wanted to set up an experiment to see if a forest using organic techniques. Organic farming was not widespread in India at that time, therefore they had to rely on trial and error.

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