Mahindra & Mahindra

Check dam in the village. Photo: ICRISAT

Mahindra & Mahindra-ICRISAT Collaboration Bags “Best Watershed” Recognition

The India CSR Network has awarded Mahindra & Mahindra Limited (M&M) for its watershed development efforts in India’s Telangana state. The efforts involved creating 51 water harvesting structures in Buchinelli village over three years that led to harvesting 137,000 m3 rainwater every year, benefitting around 150 farmers. Water harvesting with […]

Multi-National Company Nurtures a Climate-Smart Village, Facilitates Return of Migrant Farmers

Plummeting groundwater levels and adverse rainfall patterns forced farmers in Buchinelli village in Telangana to abandon agriculture but a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative implemented by Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. adopting a climate-smart approach equipped farmers to return to farming. So far, more than 400 households in the watershed have benefited […]

Farmers attend a Field Day at Buchinelli village in Telangana. Photo: ICRISAT