Shumei International is a non-profit organization based in Japan and is part of a family of Shumei organizations. In developing nations, it has been training farmers in the principles and practices of Shumei Natural Agriculture as founded by Mokichi Okada in the early 20th century. Currently there are on-going Shumei International projects in Zambia, the Philippines, Brazil, Nepal, Madagascar, and Tanzania.
Since November of 2004 Shumei has worked in partnership with the Mbabala Women Farmers’ Cooperative Union (MBAWOFA) of Zambia, whichRead more.
Brazil is the biggest producer of coffee in the world. Since 2006, Shumei has partnered with Jacaranda Organic Farms toRead more.
Natural Agriculture projects in Madagascar took root when a woman from there named Yanna Andriambalo visited her sister in Paris.Read more.
In 1991 a major volcanic eruption of Mount Pinatubo covered a huge area in ash and destroyed many homes andRead more.
Shumei was introduced to the Surya Boarding School by its founder, Mr. Narayan Shrestha. The school is located inRead more.