Int’l organic fertilizer company now in PH. Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma, VP of Prathista Industries LTD. Based in India, was at the University on January 17, 2014 where he introduced his company through his lecture entitled, “3G Organic Products for a Sustainable and Food Secure Future.” He likened the company organic products to backyard composts but done the pharmaceutical way, the way medicine is manufactured. Prathista has just opened its Philippine branch in June 2013 at Greenhills, San Juan, Metro Manila. He also said that the products are duly certified in the US and now currently undergoing certification from the Organic Certification Center of the Philippines (OCCP). The products are organic fertilizers for crops, fishes, livestock, and poultry. //JST