Re: [fukuoka_farming] Sukothai Thailand and Magsaysay foundation
- Hello Raju!
I have been deported from India (before my visa was finished :-/). So
now I am in Kathmandu investigating opportunities with the Nepal
Permaculture Group, WWOOF Nepal and Kathmandu Environmental Education
Krishnamurty sounds familiar, it's too bad I missed his farm in India
On 9-Aug-10, at 2:20 PM, Raju Titus wrote:
> Dear friend ,
> Where are you in India. If near Bangluru. Mr Krishnamurty doing good
> work in
> in Mysore.
> On Sat, Aug 7, 2010 at 8:54 PM, James Douglas <douglas.k.james@...
>> Hello everyone!
>> I'd like to put out an inquiry for anyone who is able to answer it
>> about natural farming projects in SE Asia.
>> I am considering going to Thailand and the Phillipines because of two
>> projects Fukuoka describes in his book The Ultimate of GOD NATURE. He
>> writes that two of the places he has been most impressed by in terms
>> of natural farming projects are the rice growing regions near
>> Thailand, and a project by Ms. Aveliw in the Phillipines who works
>> the Magsasay Foundation.
>> Does anyone know if these projects still exist, know much about them
>> or have their contact information? I was under the impression that
>> Sukothai area was not so much a project inspired by Fukuoka but an
>> independent group of people that for a long time have been following
>> many of the principles of natural farming.
>> I've searched for mention of these places on the mailing list but
>> can't find much. I am travelling and doing proper research online is
>> difficult, so please forgive me for not looking as well as perhaps I
>> could on my own. It seems like this newsgroup is a good place to ask.
>> I am in a situation where I have to choose my direction. I am in
>> India, soon Nepal. I can either go to Europe or to Thailand. In
>> I'm very interested in the farm in Greece recently mentioned on this
>> list. Also Fukuoka describes Azienda farm near Turin, Italy as
>> quite a
>> large natural farm and the Nelissen farm in the Netherlands as
>> good example of natural farming.
>> James Douglas
> Raju Titus. Hoshangabad.India.
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