The Farming System that Ensure Biodiversity Conservation


small scaled orchard farming is a paradise of plants and animal genetic biodiversity.

SUSTAINABLE FARMING FOR FOOD AND HEALTH

Small scaled family farming plays a multidimensional role, ensure not only livelihood but play a pivotal role in biodiversity conservation. Such farmers judiciously use the weeds and herbs grow along with the crops and use the crop residues as animal feed. Here are some pictures, I shot in my hometown Borai, Loralai which show us the beauty of this unique farming system. The farmer told me that he never used any pesticides and chemical fertilizer.

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Vegetables are grown at the orchard, providing rich and safe food for the family.

More plants and animals diversity is placed on a smaller piece of land with the highest productivity and the whole family depends on this farm in one or other way.

 

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