Success Story

Alappuzha woman cultivates tubers in house compound, harvests 5.5-ft-long tapioca

Alappuzha: A large tapioca was harvested from the farm of a woman farmer in Mavelikkara ..

Althaf in his farm
Class 8 boy makes vegetables garden on rooftop, fish pond in house compound
Women farmers
Three 'musketeers' who successfully grew winter vegetables on leased land
Anilkumar in his farm
Differently abled farmer turns 3-acre rocky land into rich farm through hardwork
Fish farming

Young doctor scripts success in fish farming through innovative method

Kollam: A young doctor has scripted success story through Recirculatory Aquaculture System (RAS) here. Koottikada native Dr Devi ..


Teacher and toddy tapper start quail farm on rooftop to survive COVID crisis

Idukki: When the COVID crisis affected their means of income, a school teacher and a toddy tapper joined hands and started a new venture ..

Pastor Jacob Joseph

Kerala's best vegetable farmer is Pastor Jacob Joseph

Eraviperoor (Pathanamthitta): Pastor Jacob Joseph who lent a helping hand to the poor also dedicated his life for farming. Now he has ..


'Baby couple' makes Rs 4.5 lakh per year; no loss from dairy, poultry farms

Kottayam: Ponkunnam native M D Baby and his wife Baby V Nair are happy to take care of the birds and animals on their house compound ..

Joshy near biofloc farm

Palakkad farmer manages paddy, fruits, chicken, duck, mushroom, fish farms on 6 acre

Palakkad: Pattanchery native P G Joshy, a building contractor, decided to help his father with paddy farming five years ago. But now ..

Sameer in his farm

Gulf returnee grows green gram; expects high yield

Vadanappally (Thrissur): Thrithallur native Sameer Rauf, a Gulf returnee, planted green gram two months ago. Now the farm is ready ..

Suresh Kumar in farm

Farming is life for this panchayat president; makes a farm in 4.5-acre barren land

Thiruvananthapuram: Suresh Kumar sworn in as the president of Maranalloor panchayat, but he has no plans to leave his farm. He started ..

Rineesh Kumar at vegetable garden in school

Teacher grows vegetables on school roof during lockdown; plans to supply produce to students

Balussery (Kozhikode): Though the students could not come to the school due to the COVID lockdown, a teacher was busy cultivating vegetables ..

Unni and Ismail in farm

Duo working in agriculture sector grow rare paddy varieties

Vellanagalloor (Thrissur): Though M K Unni and K M Ismail are working in agriculture sector, both of them are experienced farmers. ..

Shamla and son Shiva

3-acre barren land turned into high-yielding farm; Thrissur woman fights odds through hard work

Thrissur: In a battle to get life back on track, a lady took resort in farming. When Shamla was estranged in life 10 years ago, she ..

Aqua Culture

Thrissur man starts fish farming on terrace; harvests 300 kg fish

Thrissur: Chenthrappinni native Sageer, a pandal worker, found it hard to make the ends meet during the lockdown times. Sageer Palliparambil ..


Dentist cultivates 'Kurunthotti' on 4-acre land in Thrissur due to high market value

Thrissur: Dr Tennison is used to the questions posed by visitors on the weeds and shrubs present on his compound. He responds to them ..


Vinod in love with his root vegetables for over two decades

Vellangallur: The 90 cents of land of Kottanellur native Vinod is full of root vegetables. There are 100 varieties of taro roots, ..

Kannettan in his farm

Even at 93, Kannettan is busy working in farm all day

Mukkam (Kozhikode): Kannan Chathan’s day begins with a visit to his farm early in the morning. Even at 93, Kannan is never tired ..

Mathew and Mary in their farm

Age no bar for agriculture; love for farming keeps this nonagenarian couple from Wayanad active

Pulpally (Wayanad): A nonagenarian couple is showing the world that only intense passion is needed to reap gold through farming. Mathew ..

vegetable nursery

Kannur woman scripts success by selling 10,000 vegetable saplings in 3 months

Karivellur (Kannur): When vegetable season begins, Cheetta native T V Sarala is totally busy in her agricultural venture. She was ..

Betel farming

Former expat makes profit from betel farming due to passion for agriculture

Pallipadu (Alappuzha): After 37 years of expat life, Naduvattam native C P Ajayakumar aka Rajan ended up cultivating betel leaves ..

honey bee

Women's collective scripts 'sweet' success story through beekeeping

Vazhoor (Kottayam): With a little effort, a group of ladies here has scripted a 'sweet' success saga. A women's collective ..


Ivy gourd vines on 3.5 acre land brings fortune for 5-member family in Palakkad

Palakkad: Krishnan C V from Vaniyampara, a full-time farmer, is of the opinion that we can succeed in any type of farming if we are ..

Anand in his dairy farm

Paddy field, dairy farm, coconut plantation; 18-yr-old shows hard work brings success in farming

Palakkad: Muthuthala Kozhikkottiri native Anand was introduced to the world of agriculture by his father. By the time he learned the ..

dairy farm

Fish farm in 10 acre, dairy farm with 20 cows; Nizar shows benefits of integrated farming

Ernakulam: A 10-acre fish farm in Pallippuram and a dairy farm with 20 cows is the result of hard work by Nizar, a farmer hailing from ..

corn farming

Farmer plants corn on trial basis, gets stunning yield

Palod: A young farmer is all excited to see his experimental farming giving a stunning yield. Meenmutty native Selvaraj cultivated ..

Sumi Shyamraj

Meet this lady who earns Rs 30,000 through gardening on 3-cent land

Availability of space is a challenge when we decide to start farming. But Ernakulam Edathala native Sumi Shyamraj has proven that one ..

Prakashan in his farm

Bio manure production, poultry farming, dairy farm; this farmer reaps success from multiple ventures

Prakashan happened to see waste piled up near Sakthan stand in Thrissur when he was returning after selling quail eggs. He approached ..

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