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Catalina and her Colombian Agro-Paradise: The Mitti Heroes of the Month

Catalina is a passionate environmentalist and is working on her agroforestry project in Colombia. After setting up a successful small-scale organic farm in Florida, USA, she returned to her home country determined to restore an ecosystem once lost at her family’s cattle farm. We caught up with her last month to have a chat about her project, the struggles she faced working in Colombia, and the rewarding feeling of watching nature taking the reins on her farm.

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The Mitti Podcast – S2E2: Innovative Climate Action feat. CICS

In our second episode for season 2 of The Mitti Podcast, we pick up where we left with Melissa Capcha and Vanessa Bolivar, the cofounders of The Centre of Climate Innovation and Sustainability (CICS) who talk to us about many topics. What does it mean to respect heritage and tradition while combating climate change? How can Peru benefit from the massive potential of its organic waste? What are the possible applications for organic waste compost? And will organic compost ever beat synthetic fertilizers in the game of agriculture?

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Abdel & Jennifer: The Mitti Heroes of the Month

Somewhere in the Hauts-de-France (North of France), Abdel, Jennifer and their family are reforging life with permaculture. Abdel does a lot of manual work which is required to turn the crops into food. Jennifer plans and organizes the markets, the deliveries and she also teaches lessons to their children. Before they started their farming adventure, there is the story of a transition…

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The Mitti Podcast – S1E3: (Part 1) A budding organic farmer feat. Anurag Singh

Our third podcast is an adventure of a young Punjabi, who ran away on a pursuit of learning how to be sustainable. Full of excitement

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Seed to Food Sovereignty

One afternoon, I was preparing for lunch, cutting some lemons,  nonchalantly sliding the knife through the flesh, scooping the seeds out. My GF: “Wait, don’t