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A Letter from Chile

Hello everyone,I am one of the four founders of Agro Mapu Business Ltda, a sustainable agribusiness based in Carahue, Chile. Our enterprise is a working model for small farmers, especially for the indigenou...
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Pro Nature Organic is Also Pro Women

The leading organic foods company stands for empowerment of women, with a 60% female workforce  ◊ By Athar P (with inputs from Sudha Narasimhachar)With a majority of its workforce comprising women and hund...
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Maroma’s CEO Exhibits Artistic Candles

In celebration of Auroville’s 50th anniversary and Maroma’s 40th year, the CEO of the Auroville-headquartered brand, Maroma, Paul Pinthon, hosted a candle exhibition in February 2018.Mr Pinthon was impresse...
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Happy 40th to Maroma!

◊ By Benefit Publishing BureauIn December 2017, Maroma, Auroville, celebrated its 40th anniversary!It all began in 1977 with Encens d'Auroville, a single line of incense packets with 12 fragrances. Then...
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My Trek Diary with Tassie & Anna

Partha Banerjee of Kumaon Village Trek takes us through his twofold trek with Tassie Mack and Anna Hanson to the Pindari Glacier and the stratospheric Nanda Devi Base Camp in Kumaon◊ By Partha BanerjeeA...
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Paving the Middle Way

Retrace the journey of Middleway Organics of Kolkata with its founder, Baibhab Roy◊ By Baibhab RoyRenowned poet, novelist and environmentalist, Wendell Berry, rightly remarked: “The soil is the great c...