In Bhutan, Happiness is Organic

Photography : Eléonore HENRY DE FRAHAN     Texts : Aude RAUX    

The kingdom of Bhutan announced in 2012 its desire to live 100% from eco-agriculture. Having been through dark times of fertilisers, weed killers and pesticides from the petrochemical industry, the farmers have once again found under their hoes, a soil that is soft to till. Hemmed in between two giants – China and India – Bhutan already stood out by choosing a growth model based, not on the country’s Gross Domestic Product, ( more ...)