INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT
To build self reliant coastal communities, resilient to shocks and able to manage their livelihoods in a sustainable manner.
Developing viable enterprises and resource management systems, owned operated by poor families affected by Tsunami guided by local communities and institutions.
- Rural Development Department
- Women’s Development Corporation
- Revenue Department
- of Fisheries
- of Agriculture
- of Animal Husbandry
- NGOs and other service providers
Post Tsunami Sustainable Livelihood Programme id focused on the medium and long term sustainable development needs of the coastal communities, rather than the needs of relief and rehabilitation from the Tsunami and to support the poorest of the poor families to build long term and sustainable livelihood. The main target groups of this project is
- Coastal fishers using beach launched craft
- Wage Labor employed In the fisheries and Agricultural Sector
- Small scale women fish vendors and processors
- Small and Marginal Farmers and
- Other marginalized occupation group
Bio organic production unit. Bio organic/bio control agent’s production unit
Since the entire farm is running in organic mode, Bio organic preparations like panchagavya, desagavya beejamrutham, further this unit can be expanded to a commercial land in due course. Products from the dairy unit of indigenous cattle will be used in the preparations.
Sales outlet for selling organic products various products from farm as well as from other organic farmers will be sold through the outlet in reasonable price, established as part of the farm.
1 Organic Farming works to foster the improvement and widespread adoption of organic farming systems. SMIDS cultivates organic and federal policies that bring more farmers and acreage into organic production.
We work toward building capacity by offering trainings and through building gaps and upgrading skills of farmer’s farm and wage workers, self-employed and extension workers engaged in organized /unorganized segments of Agriculture and allied sectors like dairy poultry and fishery.