Change is inevitable. One such change in our consumption and production patterns is long due. In this TEDx Talk, Narayan Peesapaty talks about the invasion of plastic - a carcinogenic substance, in multiple spheres of our life and groundwater depletion that comes with over cultivation of rice in the country - to both problems, he proposes millet cultivation and consumption as an optimum solution.
Known as the man behind Edible Cutlery, Narayan Peesapaty is the Founder and Managing Director of Bakeys Foods Private Ltd-a company that develops innovative solutions for growing environmental problems. Peesapaty has previously worked as a Researcher with the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics(ICRISAT) and published several research papers on groundwater management. He holds a BSC(Chemistry) from Osmania University and MBA from IIFM.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx