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Papaya, banana, vegetables in 1 acre; farming in sandy soil becomes successful

Alappuzha: A government employee who worked hard in the sandy soil during the lockdown ..

Omana
Vegetables from all over the world flourish in Omana's garden
Dubai returnee turns a farmer, proves expats can build a new life in Kerala
Dubai returnee turns farmer, proves expats can build a new life in Kerala
Agriculture
Even at 74, this man from Kozhikode is never tired of farming
Agriculture

Octogenarian couple tries farming to make lockdown time productive; gets stunning yield

An elderly couple, who started organic farming during the lockdown, are now happy to see the unexpected yield from their kitchen garden ..

Elephant Foot Yam

This 'Snehathottam' has 10 feet tall plants, 30 kilo weighing yams

Kottayam: The elephant foot yam plantation owned by Kangazha native Abdul Rahman Ravuthar is witnessing huge crowd and selfie clicks ..

grapes

Keralite grows grapes in Sharjah; proves farming possible even in desert land

A Malayali man has created an oasis in the desert land of Sharjah challenging hot climate. Sudheesh Guruvayur never gets tried of farming ..

Noni

Attractive profit from 'noni' fruit; syrup fetches Rs 1200 per litre

The Keralites have started realising the value of noni fruit which usually grows in marshlands. A farmers' collective named Nelkrishi ..

Ananthu at his fish farm

BBA student reaps success from fish farming; sells upto 25 kg per day in lockdown

Kozhikode: A college student has set a model for all by reaping gold from fish farming during the lockdown. Pilassery native Ananthu, ..

Keshava Marar at black gram field

Wayanad farmer proves black gram cultivation can be successful

Panamaram (Wayanad): A farmer from Cheekkalloor here has proved that black gram can be successfully cultivated in Wayanad also. Black ..

Fish farmer Manoharan

Lockdown no bar; Manoharan is busy farming fish, guiding other farmers

At a time when the state is stuck during the coronavirus lockdown, Thiruvananthapuram Tholicode native R Manoharan Nair is busy with ..

Vegetables

This family produces fruits, veggies, milk, fish, cooking gas, power at home

Kozhikode: When all essentials including vegetables, fruits, milk, fish, cooking gas and electricity required for a household are available, ..

sunflower

Paddy in fields, multiple crops on ridges; Pullazhi farmers reap success from every inch

Thrissur: The farmers in Pullazhi here have tried a successful method of cultivation by growing paddy in the fields and different varieties ..

Ilyas in front of the forest behind his house

Nurturing a forest and farm, Ilyas family does not fear scarcity during lockdown

Thenhipalam (Malappuram): When people are struggling to survive during the lockdown with shortage of essential supply, Ilyas and family ..

orchid flower

Rs 10 lakh per month from Orchid business! Kochi woman shows how

Though a postgraduate in mathematics, Sherin Ashraf from Kochi decided to become an entrepreneur. Due to her love for flowers, Sherin ..

watermelon

Farmer grows seedless watermelon on trial basis; reaps fruit weighing 4-5 kg

Kannur Dharmadom native P K Satheeshan cultivated a seedless variety of watermelon in Meloor on a trial basis by the end of last year ..

Jayaram in his dairy farm

Actor Jayaram takes up role of dairy farmer in real life!

The busy life in film industry never stopped actor Jayaram from starting a farm like the one in his movie ‘Summer in Bethlehem’ ..

Gopalakrishnan farmer

Retd bank employee proves fish ponds can help with vegetable farming

Fish farming gives us two benefits: first, we get fish and second, the water in fish pond can be used for growing vegetables. Vadakara ..

tender coconut

Abdul Shameer and friend Sadakkathulla gives tender coconut a makeover

Tender coconuts have got a new-age makeover. Nooramthottu native Abdul Shameer and his friend Sadakkathulla have brought this new age ..

Shibi M Vaidyar Terrace farming

Studio owner proves vegetables can flourish on building roof in city centre too

Kozhikode: A man has set a model for all who refuse to start cultivation blaming lack of space and busy city life by farming vegetables ..

beans

How 'beans' became lucky charm for tribal colony inmates of Munnar

Munnar: It is time for harvest at the beans farm in Kundala Sandoz Colony here. The inmates of the colony who belongs to Muthuvan ..

Mosambi

Retd Air Force man proves ‘Mosambi’ flourishes, bears fruits in Kerala also

Pathanamthitta Chittar native P. P. Sudhakara Panicker has proved that sweet lemon aka Mosambi can be successfully cultivated in ..

passion fruit

Retired soldier turns his 5-acre rubber estate into passion fruit farm

A retired soldier and Kottayam native Joseph Louis Kavalam has made his life ‘sweeter’ by cultivating passion fruit on ..

ASI Salim

Cop reaping gold from 1.5 acre barren land

Kozhikode: A policeman has converted 1.5-acre barren land into a fertile land of paddy field. Karassery Kakkad native Salim Muttath, ..

Jumaila Banu with arrowroot

How arrowroot can bring you fortune; a lady farmer tells her success saga

Though the health benefit of arrowroot (Koova in Malayalam) is widely known, many people are unaware of its cultivation methods. Malappuram ..

quail

Quail, mushroom, honeybee; This man reaps gold from 3 varieties of farming

With a combination of three types of cultivation, Vazhoor native Anil Abraham has shown the world the way to success. He tried ..

pearl spot

See how 'Karimeen' helped a farmer overcome flood losses

When the flood devastated the state last year, Karumalloor Pudukkad native Shibu Thaithara could only silently watch his fish being ..

Jamsheer dairy farmer

BTech student earns over Rs 1 lakh a month from his own dairy farm

All may think for a while on hearing the question what is the connection between a BTech student and a dairy farm. But if you ask this ..

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