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LIVE WEBCAST - 'Feeding Our Future': Bhutanese Vedic Organic expert speaks at Maharishi University of Management - 15 May, 8pm US CDT

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15 May 2013

Dr. Thimmaiah, Vedic Organic Agriculture Expert from Bhutan

Dr. Thimmaiah, Vedic Organic Agriculture
Expert from Bhutan

This evening, 15 May 2013, MUMTV presents a free live webcast'Feeding our future: What we must do to nourish our bodies, our communities, and our planet'—by Dr A. Thimmaiah, a respected global expert in organic and Maharishi Vedic Organic Agriculture.


Feeding Our Future: What we must do to nourish
our bodies, our communities, and our planet

Wednesday, 15 May 2013
8:00pm US CDT (Central Daylight Time)


Dr Thimmaiah is the developer of Bhutan National Organic Standards and senior advisor to the Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority, a division of Bhutan's Ministry of Agriculture and Forests.

He is a leader in designing and implementing 'climate-smart agriculture' and low-carbon green strategies, and identifying inclusive trade opportunities that benefit the poor. He has advised various international organizations, agri-business corporations, governments, and NGOs in India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Italy, Holland, and Costa Rica.

Dr Thimmaiah's talk this evening is presented by the Distinguished Lecture Series at Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA. He has been visiting MUM this month, sharing his expertise and learning more about the university's initiatives in sustainability.

For more about Dr Thimmaiah and his work, see related article: 'Feeding our future': MUM hosts Bhutanese Vedic Organic Agriculture expert - Live webcast on MUMTV, Wed 15 May.

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