Organic cotton Vasudha co-operative (The hearth in Hindi)
The Vasudha Project is the organic farming project initiated and run by Pratibha. Vasudha translates to ‘Mother Earth’, and represents Pratibha’s deep commitment to helping people and the environment. The Vasudha Project covers 125,000 acres and touches the lives of thousands of farmers, their families and their communities. Pratibha has dedicated a full-time team of experts to train the farmers on farming organically, to research seed varieties and develop more effective farming techniques, and to monitor farmers to ensure that they are meeting organic certification requirements
Vasudha has a long-term vision to have a positive impact on the world through the work it does. We take a holistic approach: incorporating social, environmental, quality and business goals and our values are deeply embedded in culture.
After adopting organic farming the land has become more fertile, My family's standard of living has increased and the quality of crop is better now. I am part of the Vasudha project since 2002 and i thank Pratibha for their helping hand.
I am associated with Vasudha since 1999. I am glad that this period of ten years has completely changed my life. I appreciate Pratibha's contribution in upliftment of farmers and their families. My crops are purchased on the satisfactory price Apart from this I am part of Fair Trade project which makes me feel very happy and delighted.
Prabhu Ram Mukatii
After adopting organic farming methods we have observed substantial increase in the family performs Agnihotra or Homa therapy daily as per schedule and there is improvement in our health now. We feel energetic thoughout the day. I thank Pratibha for the support given to me and my family.
With the use of well composed cow dung, cow urine & other organic methods of farming I am cent percent sure that I am making good profit that too without effecting the enviroment. The taste and quality of the movement by seeing the astonishing results.