The Brahmagiri Development Society (BDS) was formally initiated in 1999 as a result of painstaking mobilization of the peasants and workers in Wayanad to resist the uncertainties (resultant of the agrarian crisis that ravaged petty agricultural production in rural India) involved in the traditional agrarian economy. After many deliberations and grass root studies, the peasantry felt that instead of leaving their lives to the mercy of international market fluctuations, (which always favour developed countries and giant agribusiness corporations) they should initiate agro- based industries (owned and controlled by peasantry) ..... Read More >>


Brahmagiri Development Society (BDS)