For decades, agriculture has been associated with the production of essential food crops. At present, agriculture above and beyond farming includes forestry, dairy, fruit cultivation, poultry, bee keeping, mushroom, arbitrary, etc. Today, processing, marketing, and distribution of crops and livestock products etc. are all acknowledged as part of current agriculture.Thus, agriculture could be referred to as the production, processing, promotion and distribution agricultural products. Agriculture plays a critical role in the entire life of a given economy. Agriculture is the backbone of the economic system of a given country. In addition to providing food and raw material, agriculture also provides employment opportunities to very large percentage of the population.
The basic objective of O.Y.S.T.E.R. is to create agriculture awareness programmes were to give exposure to the Indian farmers on various agricultural marketing reforms, modern marketing methods.
Sustainability over the long term. Many changes observed in the environment are long term, occurring slowly over time. Organic agriculture considers the medium- and long-term effect of agricultural interventions on the agro-ecosystem. It aims to produce food while establishing an ecological balance to prevent soil fertility or pest problems. Organic agriculture takes a proactive approach as opposed to treating problems after they emerge.
To promote youth towards agriculture OYSTER has conducted many programmes and field trips to know the reasons behind farmers suicides", visiting to modal village "ANKAPUR" where farming is practiced as a passion, organic farm of SaraswathiKavula.
Organization by Youth for Social Transformation and Environmental Recoup} is a social responsibility based registered Non-Governmental Organization founded in the year 2009.
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