HASERA is a certified organic farm and Permaculture Learning Center dedicated to the promotion of Sustainable Agriculture, Sustainable Development and Permaculture in Nepal and abroad. We conduct training courses on various aspects of organic agriculture and Permaculture and host volunteers/travellers from all over the world to stay and learn with us. The name HASERA means Hariyo, Seto, Rato (Green, White and Red in Nepali) symbolizing plant, dairy and meat products.
HASERA is an institutional member of the Nepal Permaculture Group (NPG) and the founding member of Organic
Association Nepal (ORGAN). Govinda Sharma, founder of HASERA is also the managing
director of Organic Certification Nepal (OCN). Through these networks, HASERA is well linked with local,
national and international likeminded communities.
HASERA was founded as “HASERA Krishi Farm” in 1992 and was renamed as “HASERA Agriculture Research and Training Center” in 2009.
We have already hosted/provided trainings to people from more than ninety-one countries of the world. Many of our trainees have established model farms and learning centers of their own.
Our main objective is to offer a practical learning site for Sustainable Agriculture, Sustainable
Development and Permaculture. We welcome all enthusiastic travelers, Students, Researchers, Development
Workers and Farmers to stay with us and share learning.
The following three are the major objectives of HASERA:
1. To generate knowledge base on sustainable agriculture, sustainable development & Permaculture
2. To practice the promising tools and techniques of Permaculture in different localities to verify them
3. To disseminate the proven knowledge and technologies to the global communities through trainings
The major services we provide at HASERA are training courses on permaculture, farmstay / homestay and learning program, community seed bank and nursery, farm designing, thesis research support for students, organic certificaiton services, eco-pad production at Dhartimata Sustainable Workshop and many more. Learn more on our services page.
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