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Pottery without Wheel – Clay Workshop by OES

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May 17, 2022

OES is proud to associate with the earth strand of Sapthapadha this time, through a Clay rendition workshop. “Pottery Without Wheel-a clay workshop” It is on Sunday the 15 May 2022 and open to children and adults (Age 6 years & above).

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OES Mandala Garden Program

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May 17, 2022

The Mandala Garden designs are a popular permaculture approach. ‘Mandala’ in Sanskrit language means circle. Various art forms depicted in Buddhism and Hinduism emerge as Mandala or circular forms and patterns.

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Learn Polyhouse Farming 2 Months Farming Course

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May 17, 2022

Are you interested in farming? Do you want to feel the soil? Do you want to know where and how our food is grown? Do you have a farm? Are you interested to learning natural techniques to control pest and diseases in crops?Do you want your food free of chemicals?

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Invitation by OES-A Field Trip to Goshala

By :
Garima Goel
May 10, 2022

Would you like your children to learn about how farmers care for their cows, how they conserve their natural resources and how milk impacts the economy of the local community, all while being on a local “Desi” dairy farm?

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Launching Kitchen Garden workshop at Togetherments

By :
Garima Goel
May 10, 2022

Having a kitchen garden is like a gift we give ourselves towards well-being and self-reliance. There are many benefits of raising and harvesting plants. Most often, kitchen garden plants are easy to raise, and this gardening activity ensures that we have an inexpensive, regular, and handy supply of fresh vegetables

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Kitchen Gardening Workshop at 2G’s Vertical Eco-community

By :
Garima Goel
May 9, 2022

OES is proud to launch its first sustainability workshop of the series at KSR’s Togetherments, Miyapur Hyderabad <https://www.2getherments.com/ksrs-togetherments>.

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Recap of Field Trip to Goshala

By :
Garima Goel
April 29, 2022

Visiting a Goshala can be an exhilarating experience. Somewhat similar experience Nithika, Tanvi, Cheranvi and Aadhirai had when they came for a field trip to Organo Bakaram Goshala. They along with their parents visited this desi dairy in Bakaram village on 23rd Apr’22, last Saturday.

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Recap BAF Spring Batch Graduation and Harvest Day

By :
Garima Goel
April 22, 2022

On 17th March 2022, we had lovely weather at the OES Children's Farm. It sure was a very pleasant Sunday morning, despite the summer. All the Spring Batch young farmers arrived early at 8:00am for the session. All of them were extremely excited to have a look at their respective farm patches, as they came to the farm after a gap.

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Recap OES Rurban Forest workshop at Organo Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
April 14, 2022

On 9th April 22, Sunday morning Organo Et School conducted the Rurban Forest Workshop at Organo Antharam Site.

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OES Rurban Forest Workshop at Organo Antharam

By :
Meena Murugappan
April 13, 2022

Want to know more about afforestation? Do you want to know why and how trees are grown? Are you someone who is not afraid to get dirty, jump in and help, learn fast and work hard? Then, be sure to enroll yourself in the Rurban Forest Workshop by Organo Et School (OES)

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MANDALA GARDENS–A permaculture approach

By :
Garima Goel
April 6, 2022

The Mandala Garden designs are a popular permaculture approach. ‘Mandala’ in Sanskrit language means circle. Various art forms depicted in Buddhism and Hinduism emerge as Mandala or circular forms and patterns

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Organo Et School, Sreenidhi International School sign Eco-Campus MoU

By :
Meena Murugappan
March 29, 2022

Dear All, We are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum ofUnderstanding between Organo Et School (OES) and Sreenidhi International School(SIS) as part of OES’s initiative Organo@Schools, a drive to help progressiveeducational institutions in Hyderabad to become more earth-focused campuses.

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BAF Spring Batch Session 8 Root Vegetables Harvest

By :
Garima Goel
March 29, 2022

As summer is approaching fast in Hyderabad, session 8 of BAF Spring batch started earlier than usual, on Sunday, at 8:00am. Children arrived early to commence their farm learning on 27 Mar,22 at OES Children’s Farm.

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BAF Spring Batch Session-5 Root Systems

By :
Garima Goel
March 23, 2022

Be a Farmer, Spring batch members came in with a fresh lease of energy to attend session 5 of the program on Marh 6th 2022. It was sunny with a slight breeze to keep the air pleasant on a Sunday morning at OES Children’s Farm.

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Recap OES Workshop No-Flame Cooking on Holi

By :
Garima Goel
March 23, 2022

On the Occasion of Holi festival, Organo Et School along with Organo Eco-Habitats, organized Holi celebration event at Organo Antharam, on 19 Mar2022.

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Launching No-Flame Cooking on Holi at Organo Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
March 23, 2022

Organo Et School (OES) is happy to bring another interesting workshop “No-Flame Cooking workshop” where the participants will learn to make 2 traditional Indian dishes, popularly made on the occasion of Holi!

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BAF Spring Batch Session-7 Application of Neem Oil as Natural Pesticide

By :
Garima Goel
March 23, 2022

The 7th session of the Spring batch of Be a Farmer program at OES Childrens’ Farm, began on Sunday morning of 20 March 2022. All the kids were excited and prepared to tend to their farm patches.

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BAF Spring Batch Learn Staking in Session 6

By :
Garima Goel
March 17, 2022

Be a Farmer program for the Spring batch is on at Organo Et School Children’s Farm for almost one and a half months now. Last Sunday, 13 March 2022, members of Spring batch continued their journey into the second leg.

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Graduation-Kinder Gardeners II batch at OES Children’s Farm

By :
Garima Goel
March 16, 2022

On a sunny Sunday morning of 13 Mar 2022, OES Kinder Gardeners program ended, with young Kinder Gardeners graduating after completing a monthlong farming program.

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Recap OES Learn about Urban Permaculture workshop

By :
Garima Goel
March 15, 2022

The participants of Urban Permaculture workshop collected at Organo Antharam’s Club house called God’s Own Office. The occasion was OES workshop about Urban Permaculture followed by lunch at the club house.

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Kinder Gardeners Learn Pest Control in Session 4

By :
Garima Goel
March 14, 2022

On 6th March 22, Sunday morning it looked like summer is here, at OES Children’s Farm. Sun was shining bright over the farm sky and all around. The Kinder gardeners walked up to their farm patches equipped with their farm tools and buckets. Sreedevi their farm coach greeted them all with smiles and cheer.

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Jeevamrutam Application-BAF Spring Batch Session4

By :
Garima Goel
March 9, 2022

With the onset of summer in Hyderabad and around, OES Children’s farm presented a changed look this Sunday morning. On 27 February 2022 children of Spring batch collected for session 4 of Be a Farmer Program. With a couple of interesting activities planned for them during this session, they all geared up.

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OES’s Naturally Holi Workshop at Organo Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
March 9, 2022

In the advent of Spring and Holi festival in the offing, Organo Et School (OES) organized Naturally Holi, a workshop about making natural Holi colors.

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Harvesting & Making Jeevamrutham - BAF Spring Batch Session 3

By :
Garima Goel
March 9, 2022

On a Sunday morning of 20 February 2022, members of BAF Spring Batch came to attend session 3 at OES Children’s farm near Chevalla. This session unfolded with very interesting activities lined up for them. Shilpa their farming coach asked all of them to first look for any weeds in the farm patches and remove them.

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BAF Spring Batch Session-2 Soil Care

By :
Garima Goel
March 9, 2022

On 13February 2022, all Be a Farmer program kids arrived at 8:30am for session 2 of spring crop cycle. It was nice at the OES children’s farm, with a cool winter breeze and incoming summer sun, making it warm as well.

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Learn About Urban Permaculture-OES Workshop

By :
Meena Murugappan
March 8, 2022

Looking for ways to incorporate Safe Food into your life? Do you hope to grow your own crops in your home? Want to become more self-reliant and have lower impact on Earth?

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Launching Naturally Holi-An OES Workshop by Manya Cherabuddi

By :
Garima Goel
March 8, 2022

On occasion of festival of colors HOLI, Organo Et School this time, brings a fun workshop to make natural Holi colours!At Organo Et School (OES) celebrations are occasions of getting close to nature with each step. OES brings a wonderful DIY Workshop for ages 3 and above

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Launching Be a Farmer Spring Cycle program at OES Children’s Farm [Registrations Open]

By :
Garima Goel
March 8, 2022

Do you want to introduce farming to your child? Do you want them to know where and how their food is grown? Do you have kids who are not afraid to get dirty, jump in and help, learn fast and work hard?

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Recap Kinder Gardener Batch-2 Session 3

By :
Garima Goel
March 8, 2022

We at OES Children’s farm welcomed a bunch of enthusiastic kids for the third session of the Kinder Gardener Farming program. These kids came equipped with their farming tools and buckets, all set for a fun filled farming session with their coach Sreedevi.

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Kinder Gardener II Batch make Jeevamrutam in Session-2

By :
Garima Goel
March 4, 2022

On a bright Sunday morning of 20 Feb 2022, kids from Hyderabad collected at Organo Et school Children’s farm to attend an exciting farming session. They all ran to their farm patches to have a look.

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World Pulses Day workshop at Sreenidhi School for 6-11th graders

By :
Meena Murugappan
February 24, 2022

What a morning it was! We were invited by Sreenidhi International School as their sustainability education partners to collaborate and inspire their students on the occasion of World Pulses Day.

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OES Snakes Awareness Program by FOSS at Organo Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
February 24, 2022

Organo et School along with Friends of Snakes Society organized a workshop on creating awareness about snakes on Saturday the 19 February 2022. This program was intended to bring awareness and acceptance of living in a biodiverse environment, in harmony with other creatures

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No-flame Cooking Workshop by OES

By :
Garima Goel
February 23, 2022

On a bright February spring morning, we all collected for a quite unique experience of No-flame cooking with our expert Ms.Himanshu Kapoor. This workshop was a celebration of Indian Spring season called Basanth.

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Recap Session 1 of Kinder Gardener Batch II

By :
Garima Goel
February 23, 2022

On 13 Feb 2022, OES launched its 2 batch of Kinder Gardener farming program, a-month long program, at OES Children's farm campus.

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Living in a Biodiverse Habitat – Snake Awareness Program

By :
Meena Murugappan
February 22, 2022

When we live in bio-diverse habitats, it is important that we understand that we share this land with other species like birds, insects, animals and reptiles. That our neighbourhoods offer habitats for other species, and not just our human neighbours.

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Launching II batch of Be a Farmer Kinder Gardeners Program

By :
Meena Murugappan
February 22, 2022

Do you want to introduce farming to your child? Do you want them to know where and how their food is grown? Do you have kids who are not afraid to get dirty, jump in and help, learn fast and work hard?

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BAF Spring Batch Session-1 Sowing and Mulching

By :
Garima Goel
February 18, 2022

Good to welcome a new bunch of young n enthusiastic farmers on OES Children’s farm campus. Start of a fresh batch of Be A Farmer program for this spring crop cycle was exciting for us as well as children.

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Be a Farmer Winter Batch Harvest Session

By :
Garima Goel
February 18, 2022

The young farmers were coming close the end of the winter crop cycle with the harvest session on 6 Feb 2022. They all came to OES farm today to harvest what they had grown for almost a 2-months long crop cycle

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Nature Journal for February 2022!

By :
Garima Goel
February 9, 2022

Organo Et School (OES) launches February Month Nature Journal. OES brings this month's journal with joy and brightness of spring. We want you to look around and observe the freshness of blossoming flowers and newness of baby leaves on trees.

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Launching Organo@Corporates in 2022!

By :
Meena Murugappan
January 31, 2022

In 2022, we are launching our next ambitious program: Organo@Corporates! Here, our aim is simple – educate & assist progressive corporate teams to become more earth-conscious.

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Be A Farmer Winter Batch–Session 6 an Interesting Farm Day

By :
Garima Goel
January 27, 2022

Having young farmers collect at the OES Children’s farm campus each Sunday is a delight for us all. And especially on a day when there are loads in store during the farming session

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Graduation cum Closing Ceremony-OES Kinder Gardener Farming Program

By :
Garima Goel
January 27, 2022

On a bright Sunday morning of 9 Jan 2022, OES Kinder Gardeners program came to an end, with our Kinder Gardeners Manas and Aishwarya graduating.

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Be A Farmer Winter Batch Learns Mulching and Staking

By :
Garima Goel
January 25, 2022

On 19 Dec 22, the sun was out as the farm patches being ready, with a quick clean-up of weeds done by farming support staff during the week. Our farm coaches Shilpa Teja and Venkatesh were ready with the kids for new activities.

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BAF Winter Batch Harvesting session

By :
Garima Goel
January 25, 2022

Now, Be A Farmer Sundays are filled with energy, cheer and laughter. All young farmers arrive at the Organo Et School Children's Farm campus at 9:00 am. They are equipped with their farming tools, watering cans or buckets and lots of enthusiasm.

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Launching Organo@Schools – another step forward in 2022!

By :
Meena Murugappan
January 18, 2022

We are launching another ambitious program: Organo@Schools! Here, our aim is simple: 1) assist progressive educational institutions in Hyderabad to become more earth-focused campuses and 2) help instil earth-focused habits and culture amongst their staff and students

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Recap of Holiday Special Terrarium Workshop by OES

By :
Garima Goel
January 17, 2022

OES had organized an interesting and artistic nature related workshop on 18 Dec 21, Saturday morning. This workshop was conducted by Rashmi Agarwal, a famous Garden and horticulture expert from Delhi

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Let’s Jingle Terrarium Workshop for Kids: An Overview

By :
Garima Goel
January 17, 2022

On 19th December, Sunday, it was a nice sunny winter morning at OES Children’s Farm Campus. Kids started gathering around 9:00 am, for a new and enjoyable farming session

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Launching Organo@Communities – our bold new step for 2022!

By :
Meena Murugappan
January 12, 2022

In 2022, we are launching our next ambitious program: Organo@Communities! Here, our aim is simple – educate & assist progressive gated communities to become more Earth-focused communities.

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Recap of Microgreen Workshop at Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
January 11, 2022

The God’s Own Office – Club house at Antharam, was a perfect venue for Organo Et School workshop on Microgreens. The morning sun in the backdrop was just perfect for this open-air program. This Do-It-Yourself, Microgreen's workshop was conducted by our Expert Ms. Sreedevi Ande. She really displays her microgreen planters very well, according to their growth stages. These were eco-friendly organic coconut-shells with beautiful wheatgrass microgreens, in various stages of growth.

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Moving from Eco-Anxiety to Action

By :
Abha Sharma.
January 11, 2022

Eco-anxiety is very real; It is psychological distress caused by a chronic fear of environmental doom. Generation next is fearing that they are inheriting a damaged planet with fast-depleting natural resources, melting polar caps with rising sea levels that will inundate bustling coastal cities, and air that is gradually becoming unbreathable. This presents a fearful picture to them.

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Recap for Kitchen Gardening Workshop at Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
December 29, 2021

OES organized a highly informative and interactive Kitchen Gardening 'Do-It-Yourself workshop' on 4th Dec 2021. The participants were an enthusiastic bunch of people from as far as Tokyo.

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Brown Your Workstation and Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

By :
Abha Sharma.
December 24, 2021

As I clicked on the mouse to open the document I was working on, I felt cold plastic under my hand. This made me look up and around. It seemed my workspace was drowning in plastic and other non-sustainable materia

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Launching – Let’s Jingle with Terrarium workshopz

By :
Garima Goel
December 24, 2021

Organo Et School (OES) is happy to bring a Pre-Christmas workshop on how to make your own terrarium this holiday season!

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Launching - Holiday Special Terrarium Course

By :
Garima Goel
December 24, 2021

Organo Et School (OES) is happy to bring a Pre-Christmas workshop on how to make your own terrarium this holiday season! The workshop will cover the concept and techniques of developing a terrarium in local climate and setting

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Understanding clean and affordable Energy

By :
Rakesh Koti
December 14, 2021

Organo Et School has organized an event on Understanding Clean and Affordable Energy at Sreenidhi International School. I, along with my colleague Vaishnavi Paturu, were happy to be invited as Subject-Matter Experts.

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Recap of Kinder Gardener Program-Session 1

By :
Garima Goel
December 9, 2021

OES farms on Sunday morning buzzed with Tiny Tots running around, laughing and having fun. Kids of age 6 years to 8 years old came to learn basics of growing leafy vegetables, during the winter months in Hyderabad, through OES Kinder Gardener farming program.

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When Monsoon Farmers and Winter Farmers make Jeevamrutham

By :
Garima Goel
December 9, 2021

Be a Farmer program entered into the next leg of the crop cycle as the seeds sowed by Organo Et Schools's young farmers started germinating

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Kitchen Gardening Workshop

By :
Garima Goel
December 8, 2021

Winter is here and with it comes time to enjoy loads of green leafy vegetables and seasonal vegetables. To add to this if we have these home-grown vegetables to eat, freshly harvested from our home kitchen gardens, isn't that blissful!

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Healthy Fun Food for Happy Kids

By :
Abha Sharma
December 7, 2021

Children are picky customers and most honest critics. Add this to their food preferences and you get the quintessential “fussy child”. Childhood is an important stage of growth and the body needs essential nutrients for growth and development

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Mindful Shopping

By :
Abha Sharma
December 3, 2021

It is said, that when men get bored, they go to war and when women get bored, they go shopping. Well, of course, fortunately, no wars are happening, so both the genders have taken to shopping at a war footing. Furthermore, the boredom of staying home during a pandemic and the option of easy online shopping has unleashed the buying beast on previously retail-virgin souls.

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December Nature Journal, Winter is here!

By :
Garima Goel
November 30, 2021

Organo Et School (OES) launches December Month Nature Journal. OES brings this month's journal with winter joy, for festive month of December.

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Zero Waste Classroom

By :
Abha Sharma
November 25, 2021

From Gurukuls to the modern classroom, the way humans educate their young ones has taken a giant leap; and so has their consumption, wastage, and carbon footprint.

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Be a Farmer Winter Crop Cycle, Session-1

By :
Garima Goel
November 22, 2021

OES new farm campus buzzed with activity on the Childrens’ Day 14 November, 21, with young farmers coming in from all over Hyderabad.

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Resowing Seeds on OES Farm- 15th Session

By :
Garima Goel
November 22, 2021

On the Childrens’ day 14 Nov '21, nothing more than welcoming children to the ‘Be a Farmer’ session, would have given us satisfaction. The children were so happy to be back at the 'Be a Farmer’ session, at a brand-new location the ‘OES Children's Farm’ near Chevalla

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Recap of Kitchen Garden Workshop at Antharam

By :
Garima Goel
November 22, 2021

Having a small kitchen garden at home is a delight for every family. As they get the pleasure of nurturing their own vegetables and green leafys and having them for food too

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Launching “Be a Farmer Kinder-Gardeners” program at OES Children’s Farm

By :
Garima Goel
November 16, 2021

Do you want to introduce farming to your child? Do you want them to know where and how their food is grown? Do you have kids who are not afraid to get dirty, jump in and help, learn fast and work hard? Then, be sure to enroll them in the “Kinder-gardeners” program at OES Children’s Farm.

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Kitchen Gardening Workshop

By :
Garima Goel
November 11, 2021

Having a kitchen garden is like a gift we give ourselves towards well-being and self-reliance. There are many benefits to raising and harvesting plants. Most often, kitchen garden plants are easy to raise, and this gardening activity ensures that we have an inexpensive, regular and handy supply of fresh vegetables.

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Green Celebrations with Nature Journaling

By :
Garima Goel
November 11, 2021

Organo Et School (OES) is very happy to launch November Month Nature Journal. OES is excited to launch this month's journal as festive November, is here.

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Launching “Be a Farmer Winter Cycle” program at OES Children’s Farm

By :
Garima Goel
November 10, 2021

Do you want to introduce farming to your child? Do you want them to know where and how their food is grown? Do you have kids who are not afraid to get dirty, jump in and help, learn fast and work hard? Then, be sure to enroll them in the “Be a Farmer Winter Crop Cycle” program at OES Children’s Farm

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Naturally Deepavali – OES Workshop Recap

By :
Garima Goel
November 10, 2021

Kids running and chatting around in verdant greens of vegetable gardens at the Slow Down Place, the venue for Organo Et School (OES) Diwali workshop. The fresh and vibrant scene is from last Sunday morning

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Grow Your Own Microgreens - Workshop Recap

By :
Garima Goel
October 28, 2021

On 23rd Oct 2021, Saturday as the sun went down over the canopies of Slow Down Place, Aziz Nagar, Organo Et School team and Urban Gardening expert Ms.Sreedevi Ande, welcomed the participants of “Learn to Grow Your Own Microgreens" DIY workshop. As the participants started joining, they got excited looking at the beautiful Microgreen planters.

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Urban Permaculture – Workshop Recap

By :
Garima Goel
October 28, 2021

Last Saturday 23rd October 21 was time well spent by participants of the Urban Permaculture workshop, organized by Organo Et School, at Slow Down Place, a simple place with ½ acre of vegetable garden, to grow its own produce.

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Naturally Deepavali: OES Workshop

By :
Garima Goel
October 25, 2021

Deepavali is round the corner, and we all are putting our thoughts together about decoration ideas for our homes and offices. We are also looking for gifting ideas to friends and family over Diwali time.

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Farm Money Management – 14th Session

By :
Meena Murugappan
October 25, 2021

Monsoon rains extended into October making this monsoon farm cycle quite unpredictable. But that didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the children, parents or OES team members.

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Plant Observation through Botanic Illustrations – 13th Session

By :
Meena Murugappan
October 22, 2021

With rain forecasts threatening our farm again, we decided to have the long overdue session on Botanic Illustration and the importance of Plant Documentation. Our regular Creative Expert Anu Dahiya led this event and engaged the children in a step-by-step method of plant observation and documentation.

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Leafys & Microgreens Sowing – 12th Session

By :
Meena Murugappan
October 22, 2021

Finally, the sun was out, the farm was dry and the beds were ready. With a quick clean-up of weeds and overgrowth, our farm coaches and kids were ready for sowing...At OES, we continue to admire the enthusiasm and resilience with which the parents and children participate in the program, despite the multiple flooding. It goes to show how much we want our children to learn and navigate real world experience of reward and perseverance. It makes us want to continue to work hard to deliver a solid and natural learning experience.

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Easy Steps to become a Green Café

By :
Meena Murugappan
October 18, 2021

The most important legacy we leave for our children is the planet with all its resources. The current situation leaves no doubt in our predicament; We are at the cross-road to make decisions that will create a lasting impact on our planet. The health and future of our children are in our hands.

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Safely Explore Nature Online - OES Online Workshop

By :
Garima Goel
October 13, 2021

In the event of October 2021 being declared as the “Cyber Security Awareness Month” by DSCI. On a bright Sunday morning of 9th October 2021, we logged in for an online Workshop lead by our Cyber Security expert Mr.Sriram. The young participants in the age bracket of 10-16 yrs were all set to join in. They logged in to an informative session on dangers of the cyber world for children. While they are either studying online or playing or chatting with friends on social media.

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Grow Your Own Microgreens - Workshop by OES

By :
Garima Goel
October 12, 2021

Microgreens are 'baby plants', that fall in a category between sprouts and baby leaf vegetables. They have a strong aromatic flavor and concentrated nutrient content and come in a variety of colors and textures. Microgreens are known to boost our immunity with their high nutritious composition and are also very easy to harvest.

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Learn Urban Permaculture - OES Workshop

By :
Garima Goel
October 7, 2021

Looking for ways to incorporate Safe Food into your life? Do you hope to grow your own crops in your home? Want to become more self-reliant and have lower impact on Earth?

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OES Workshop - “Bio-enzymes at Home”

By :
Garima Goel
October 7, 2021

Organo Et School organized an online Do It yourself (DIY) workshop, “Bio enzymes at home” for young children (age 7-13 year), on 30th Sept 2021.

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“Plant the Seed” Competition - Art, Poem, Essay

By :
Garima Goel
October 1, 2021

Organo et School is delighted to present its monthly series of – PLANT THE SEED – Competition for October. This competition is inspired by Organo's core value of celebrating holistic eco-living.

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Peek into the Natural world – Try Nature Journaling

By :
Garima Goel
October 1, 2021

Organo Et School (OES) is very happy to launch October Month Nature Journal. OES brings this month's journal with joy to add to the festive mood of October, in our country.

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Helping Kids Get Back to School on a Green Path

By :
Garima Goel
September 29, 2021

As children prepare for going back to school after a yearlong absence and online classes, we are looking at a fresh beginning altogether. The parents can contribute to saving the environment by helping their kids

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Experts Experience during Permaculture Workshop

By :
Uma Iyer
September 27, 2021

Meena of OES and I were discussing the importance of teaching young ones about different ways to keep in touch with Nature and her ways. One thing led to another and we were actively thinking of conducting a basic introduction course to the Permaculture workshop.

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Introduction to Permaculture: 2-day Workshop

By :
Meena Murugappan
September 21, 2021

Organized by Organo Et School and taught by Certified Permaculture teachers Uma Iyer and Apoorva Gautham, participants experienced an interactive and engaging learning session that gave a comprehensive overview on permaculture.

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Safely Explore Nature Online - A workshop

By :
Garima Goel
September 20, 2021

We all will agree, without doubt, that the digital revolution is here! And that our children will be learning both on-campus and online for the near future. We are also living in a world hugely different from what we grew up in.

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Learning to Grow Mini Farms in Homes

By :
Garima Goel
September 14, 2021

With the rain letting up a little, the farm was drier than last week, but we also had a lot of overgrowth to deal with. So, while our team were looking at recreating the farm patches, we continued our learning online.

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OES’s Monthly Competitions - Art, Poem, Essay

By :
Garima Goel
September 11, 2021

Organo et School is delighted to announce the – PLANT THE SEED – Monthly Competition. This competition is inspired by Organo's core value of celebrating holistic eco-living.

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OES presents-Workshop on Introduction to Permaculture

By :
Meena Murugappan
September 8, 2021

“Permaculture is a philosophy of working with, rather than against nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labor; and of looking at plants and animals in all their functions, rather than treating any area as a single product system.” — Bill Mollison

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Logging Learning in OES’s Farm Log Book – 10th Session

By :
Meena Murugappan
September 8, 2021

It was another rainy morning with few sunny breaks thrown in by Rain Gods. Children logged in from their computers for an online session with our in-house expert Meena Murugappan.

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Lower the Landfill Load–One Napkin at a Time

By :
Meena Murugappan
September 7, 2021

For the longest time, paper napkins and paper tissues were not a part of Indian everyday living. We were content with using cloth towels for face, hand and body drying. Over the last couple of decades, these thin papers rapidly made their way into our catering services, restaurants, households and offices.

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When Clouds Burst, Rains Pour

By :
Meena Murugappan
September 6, 2021

What a rainy week we saw in Hyderabad! We experienced a Cloud Burst, which was followed by days of consistent rains, and resulted in minor flooding of our Children’s farm. While our temporary drainage solution worked, the trench could not match the water-logging rate to the water-drainage rate.

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Helping Soil Life Flourish & Plant Life Thrive

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Meena Murugappan
September 4, 2021

A key component of Natural Farming methods is Soil Health. Beneficial micro-organisms help "Dead Soil" become"Living Soil". Micro-organisms decompose and ferment organic parts ofthe soil system, converting them into humus containing nutrients and releasinghormones facilitating plant growth. In addition, they improve soil aggregatequality and soil stability, enabling it to retain nutrients and moisture (Kengoand Hui-lian, 2000).

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Nature as a Teacher - Free Education for Life

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Garima Goel
September 4, 2021

Happy Teacher’s Day! We wish to express our gratitude to everyone on the journey to share their learnings and teachings with the greater world – Here’s to all the teachers, parents, children, leaders and more! And most importantly, we wish to express our deepest gratitude to the most generous teacher – Nature!

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First Harvest, Staking Tomatoes and Story-Telling – 8th Session

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Meena Murugappan
September 3, 2021

Weekend began, like always, with weeding and checking for plant and soil health. The children noticed that the Cluster beans and Chilly plants needed some TLC (Tender Love and Care).

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UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Garima Goel
September 2, 2021

In the year 2015, leaders from 193 countries of theworld created a plan called the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A set of17 goals hope to eradicate poverty and hunger while protecting the earth fromill-effects of climate change in next 15 years.

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Making Journaling a Life-Long Habit

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Garima Goel
September 2, 2021

Journaling can be enjoyable and reflective;Studies have shown the multiple benefits related to literacy and overall cognitivegrowth of our children. By adopting Journaling into everyday habits, you mightjust ignite a spark in your budding writer and illustrator.

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Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

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Garima Goel
September 2, 2021

Keeping sustainable development at the core of UN 2015meeting, 170 countries decided to resolve the issues faced by them currently.As a starting point, it was recognized that eradicating extreme poverty is anindispensable requirement for Sustainable development.

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Independence Day on the Children’s Farm – 7th Session

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Meena Murugappan
September 2, 2021

What a way to celebrate the 75th Independence Day! Sunny morning with patriot songs wafting along with the soft breeze and mingling with the giggles and laughter of children and adults alike!

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