Sweet potato is rich with fibres, vitamins, antioxidants and beta carotene. So, consuming ..
Quick wilt is a plant disease that affects tomato plants more commonly. The plant gets wilted rapidly after being infected with the ..
Summer is the ideal time for vegetable cultivation. When sunlight is available in plenty, we can utilise it maximum for making a kitchen ..
Alappuzha: A woman has successfully cultivated broccoli in sandy soil. Kanjikkuzhi native Asha Shaiju planted broccoli in 600 flowerbeds ..
Kantola, the bitterless variety of bitter gourd, has become popular among Keralites. The vegetable, also known as spiny gourd, belongs ..
February-March is the season of cucumber. It can be continued till May if the land is water permeable. Kanivellari is prepared ahead ..
Muzhappilangad (Kannur): When most of the children preferred to enjoy the unexpected holidays due to COVID lockdown, Akhina and Ashin ..
Porathissery (Thrissur): Ashwin Raj, a class 7 student, never takes farming as child’s play. With his hard work and passion for ..
Alappuzha: Young farmer has proved that shallot can be successfully cultivated in sand soil. S P Sujith from Cheruvaranam leased 50 ..
Due to lack of availability, we consume very less quantity of leafy greens than required. Most commonly found leafy green in our place ..
Plashanal (Kottayam): Amy Thalanani, a class 4 student, is happy for getting a good yield from her farm which she started during the ..
Muvvattupuzha (Ernakulam): After a long break, Chinese potato farming has become popular in Mulavoor area again. The farmers were ..
Kasaragod: Old roof tiles are not useless any longer. Manasa, a student in the district, has made flowerpots using these old tiles ..
Kannur: For the past 4 years, a sports teacher has been cultivating vegetables in the compound of NGO quarters at Thekkiyil here. ..
Allspice has a unique combination of aroma and taste of nutmeg, clove and cinnamon. It is known as 'Sarvasugandhi' in Malayalam ..
Kottayam: A couple has set a unique model by cultivating paddy on their house terrace. Melukavu native Titus Sam Joseph, Pala KSRTC ..
Pala (Kottayam): The longest okra that grew in a kitchen garden here has entered a record. Aniyamma (79), wife of Marangad native Augustine, ..
Araza boi is a type of fruit tree that belong to the family of guava. Native to Brazil, Araza boi grows to the height of about 2 metres ..
Kollam: People are familiar with long bottle gourd (Churakka in Malayalam) already, but not many would have seen round bottle gourd ..
Sickle senna which is locally called 'Thakara' was only a weed on the roadsides and compounds till recently. However, the plant ..
Pathanamthitta: Kuttoor panchayat president Sreelekha Reghunath has a habit of growing plants from a very early age. She has not quit ..
Basella or Malabar spinach is a leafy green that can be easily grown in the kitchen garden. It does not require much care and maintenance ..
Thrissur: After giving some rest to his camera during the lockdown, photographer Baburaj Porathissery took a spade in hand. Within ..
A delicious and nutritious vegetable, sword beans, got its name due to its shape like a sword. It is locally known as 'Valamara' ..
Pathanamthitta: A young farmer used his leisure time for farming and proved that agricultural experiments can give better results. ..
Round brinjal is one of the many varieties of brinjal. Shaped more like a tomato, this is called 'Takkali Vazhuthana (tomato brinjal) ..
Kangkong spinach or water spinach is a rich source of various vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants. This leafy green is often unnoticed ..