MAPPP and PAN India Observes World No Pesticide Use Day

On December 3, the Maharashtra Association of Pesticide Poisoned Persons (MAPPP) and Pesticide Action Network (PAN) India observed World No Pesticide Use Day at Subhash Sharma’s Organic farm, in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra State, India. Sharma, a well-known farmer who grows crops in a natural way, gave sessions on how to get rid of agrochemicals and convert to productive, safe and truly sustainable farming methods. The sessions inspired farmers throughout the district to try agroecological practices.