WINGS-ku:WINGS #23-16 Green Counter-Revolution 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
WINGS-ku  WINGS #23-16 Green Counter-Revolution  Green Foundation unites women farmers in India 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
The so-called Green Revolution in India increased one measure of "productivity" at the cost of much else, including nutrition, sustainability, loss of biodiversity, and local loss of control. The Green Foundation based in Karnataka state started by encouraging local seed-saving and has built a network of women farmers who also process their own crops locally - a growing trend in opposition to multinational corporate ag.
Host(s): Smita Ramanathan and Manju Venkat
Featured Speakers/Guests: Singer and farmer: Jayamma, from Therubeedi village near Bangalore; Vanaja Ramprasad, founder, Green Foundation; Sumathi, a longtime organic farmer who heads the Maruthi Oil Press Group in the village of Maralwadi; VijayaKumari and Sarvamangala from the Mahadeshwara Seed Producers Group

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Notes: Credits:
For more on the Green Foundation:  Credits: Production Tea: Smita Ramanathan " Producer, Interviews, Script, Narration; Manju Venkat " Co-producer, Interviews, Narration; Indu Ramesh " Programme Mentor, Script Adviser; M.R. Ramamurthy " Sound Engineer, Editor; Series Producer, Frieda Werden 
Poverty and Wealth | Globalization | Agriculture | Biodiversity / Extinction | Ecosystems | Organic Farming | India | Food | Indigenous | Childhood  
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Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Bangalore and other sites in Karnataka; Durham, NC USA  09-26-2016  English 
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wingsku2315GreenCounterr  192Kbps mp3 (39.47MB) Mono 
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