Debate: ജൈവകൃഷി ശാസ്ത്രീയമോ?
Is Organic Farming Scientific? -Ravichandran C V/s Kiran K Krishna
This debate 'IS ORGANIC FARMING SCIENTIFIC?' between Ravichandran C and Kiran K Krishna was organized by esSENSE, Trivandrum at Hassan Maryakkar Hall, Palayam, Trivandrum, India on 21.6.17 @5 Pm in connection with the release of the book, CARTERUDE KAZHUKAN: Sampoorna Jaiva krishy-Sadhythayum Sadhuthayum'(Malayalam/DC books , Kottayam) written by Ravichandran C and Dr KM Sreekumar.
Here, Ravichandran advocates for integrated nutrient management and pest control and good agricultural practices whereas Kiran K Krishna, while rejecting many organic farming techniques prevalent, alleges that the over use of pesticides is good enough reason for going for full scale organic farming in Kerala.