Two of our primary concerns at New Talavan are cow protection and sustainable organic agriculture. The aim of the farm is to move towards total self-sufficiency, saving our time for the cultivation of Krishna consciousness.
“Human society needs only sufficient grain and sufficient cows to solve its economic problems. All other things but these two are artificial necessities created by man to kill his valuable life at the human level and waste his time in things which are not needed.” – Srila Prabhupada, Srimad-Bhagavatam 3.2.29, Purport
While we haven’t quite made it to our ideal just yet, we’re steadily working on it every day. And we can always use a helping hand.
Our current programs include: