The Seed Guardians: Meet the Women of India Who are Revolutionizing Organic Farming

October 18, 2017 By Carolanne Wright, Contributing writer for Wake Up World For some time now, we’ve been hearing about the important role women have in curbing environmental destruction. After all, the argument goes, the patriarchal system is at the root of our environmental problems — with its sole focus on the profitable bottom line and a complete disregard for the effect industry has on clean air and water, animal habitats, human health and our food supply.