I am a teacher at Pallikoodam, a school in Kottayam, Kerala, which has an ongoing programme on environmental consciousness. In the last ten years, we have been studying the patterns of waste management in residential and commercial areas.
Please explain the phenomenon called El Nino. What is its impact?
What is meant by Dry composting toilet? How does it work? How are the separated excretes, urine and faeces disposed? What happens to ablution water? Can this system be used in metro areas?
Dr. Girish Udapudi,
Is there anyway to make basic compost without earthworms?
I’m studying in Class VII, Springdales School. Kindly give me some information on how we can do waste management in schools.
Could you tell me about terrace farming? I would especially like to know about terrace farming practices in India. Heena R. Sinha.
I have been a regular reader of Gobar Times and have always found it interesting. Infact, I have been using the magazine as part of my lessons.
How can I produce organic manurefor plants grown at home?
Oh! Your letter has come at the right time. And this issue is just for you...full of holiday ideas! Have an eco vacation!
I am extremely happy that the Gobar Times supplement has been brought out with the Down To Earth issue of February 28, 2005. I hope it will now be continued.
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