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50 types of water lilies, 60 types of moss roses... Engineer couple grows a paradise at home

Thrissur: An engineer couple residing near Thriprayar bridge have set up a garden ..

Aneesh in his banana farm
Automobile engineer dedicates life for agriculture; continues banana farming for 13 yrs
Shadil and Shamil in the betel farm
Twin boys grow betel vines in barren land amid lockdown; now plan to start vegetable farming too
Johnson in his nursery
Idukki man scripts success saga with sapling nursery
Ramshad feeding black chicken

BTech graduate experiments in hi-tech farming, proves successful

Alathur (Palakkad): In an experimental move, a youth is following a new passion that has no connection with his qualification or ..


MBA graduate opts for ‘Work from Farm’ in Thrissur

Thrissur: Poomala Pathazhakundu native Prakash John, an MBA graduate, is building another world beyond his dream amid the COVID crisis ..

Pearl spot farming

School students get stunning yield from Karimeen (pearl spot) farming

Vaikom: Students of Satyagraha Ashramam School managed to get a good harvest from pearl spot fish (Karimeen in Malayalam) farming which ..

Sunil Kumar with award

Wayanad farmer bags award for cultivating double-grain rice variety 'Jugal'

Ambalavayal (Wayanad): A young farmer has successfully cultivated a double-grain rice variety and bagged an award from MS Swaminathan ..

Vijith Lal in his paddy field

Teacher turns farmer during lockdown; now reaps gold from 'Rakthashali' paddy

Alappuzha: Though Vijith Lal completed graduation and BEd, he had to switch to farming due to the Covid crisis. Now he is scripting ..


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 here is pulling crowd. The 5.5-feet-long tapioca ..

Althaf in his farm

Class 8 boy makes vegetables garden on rooftop, fish pond in house compound

Ekarool (Kozhikode): A young student’s efforts in agriculture is receiving accolades from all. Muhammed Thaju Althaf, a class ..

Women farmers

Three 'musketeers' who successfully grew winter vegetables on leased land

Venjaramoodu (Thiruvananthapuram): Three women farmers from Pullambara are scaling new heights in vegetable cultivation blazing a trail ..

Anilkumar in his farm

Differently abled farmer turns 3-acre rocky land into rich farm through hardwork

Kelakam (Kannur): Those who love farming can overcome any limitations, proves Anilkumar, a differently abled farmer. Anilkumar lost ..

Gilead Farm

This farm is a paradise on earth; full of fruit trees, honeybees, fish ponds and poultry

Kalanjoor (Pathanamthitta): Gilead Farm located in Kottanthara here is a paradise on earth for the passers-by. Farm owner K T Jose ..

Ramadas in his paddy field

'Krishna Kamod' emits fragrance of success for Ramadas

Koothuparamba (Kannur): Mambaram native Ramadas Ponnambath is reaping gold by growing the rare paddy variety Krishna Kamod. This paddy ..

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, ..

Tapioca plants
CTCRI in TVM obtains patent for organic pesticide developed from tapioca leaves
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