Which Indian-American farmer has been honoured for exemplary agriculture work?
The Indian-American farmer, Ms. Anita Adalja is among 12 individuals from across the country who will be recognised as White House Champions of Change for sustainable and climate- smart agriculture at an event in the US. Ms. Adaja is a social worker who merged her career with farming. Presently, she is working as a manager at the Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture. Under her management, Arcadia Farm grows thousands of pounds of naturally grown produce that is sold in low-or no-food access areas in Washington, through its mobile farmers’ market programme.