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Krishnan

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 ..

Anand in his dairy farm
Paddy field, dairy farm, coconut plantation; 18-yr-old shows hard work brings success in farming
dairy farm
Fish farm in 10 acre, dairy farm with 20 cows; Nizar shows benefits of integrated farming
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Farmer plants corn on trial basis, gets stunning yield
Muhammed Ashraf's farm

With wide variety of foreign fruits, this 'Garden of Eden' in Edappatta is all set to attract people

Kottakkal (Malappuram): The fruit orchard in Edappatta here gives a visual treat for the people. Owned by Muhammed Ashraf aka KC ..

Gopalakrishna Pillai

This former bank manager from Alappuzha is among the top 10 farmers in India

Alappuzha: A former bank manager in Pathiyoor panchayat here has been selected as one of the 10 best farmers in the country. M. Gopalakrisha ..

Baby corn

Farmer successfully harvests corn grown as intercrop, now ready for Onam sales

Anchal (Kollam): A farmer has reaped gold from corn farming after intercropping it with rubber. Kollam Anchal native Biju intercropped ..

Anil Kumar

Lockdown turns mike operator into farmer; Anil Kumar tells his success saga

A busy mike operator, Anil Kumar had to take an unexpected break from his career after the COVID lockdown was imposed. He was on a ..

Sasidharan in his Chinese potato farm

With a thirst for passion, farmer develops new variety of Chinese potato

Pulamanthole (Malappuram): Though Sasidharan from North Paloor has no high qualifications, he managed to develop a new variety of Chinese ..

Ashar Ibnu

16-yr-old boy earns Rs 30,000 per month through hatchery business

Kollam: Ashar Ibnu is only 16 years old and is waiting for higher education after completing class 10 scoring A Plus grades in all ..

JACK FRUIT

A PT teacher's love for jackfruit trees

Thrissur: "Children call me by nicknames for my love for jackfruit trees and mango trees. No matter what they call, I just want ..

Babu Jacob in his lemon farm

1000 kg lemon from 14 trees; Kottayam man cuts rubber trees in 2 acre to start lemon farm

Though not many farmers would think of cultivating lemon on a large scale, Kottayam Pala native Babu Jacob decided to give it a try ..

Floating farm in houseboat

Man turns houseboat into 'floating farm'

Alappuzha: A man has proved that even a houseboat can be turned into a farm. Thathampally native Jose Arattumpally cultivated vegetables ..

Rajmohan's vegetable garden

Retired bank manager tells how to convert rooftop into a vegetable-fruit garden

Thiruvananthapuram Petta native K Rajmohan has blazed a trail by setting up a rich vegetable and fruit garden on his house terrace ..

Success Stories

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 has now reaped gold for his efforts. Kanjikkuzhi ..

Omana

Vegetables from all over the world flourish in Omana's garden

Thrissur: Showing her wonderful garden of vegetables, fruits and flowers, Omana said that agriculture is what keeps her alive. Multiple ..

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

Thodupuzha: Are you an expat worried about returning to Kerala after losing your job? There is no need to be anxious about finding ..

Agriculture

Even at 74, this man from Kozhikode is never tired of farming

Kozhikode: Even at 74, Meppayyur native Gopalan does not like to sit idle at home. He is active with fish farming, poultry farming ..

Siju and Sijo in their farm

Brothers quit engineering, marketing careers to start farming in Thrissur

Thrissur: When two brothers, one engineer and another marketing professional, left their white collar jobs and started farming, people ..

Asarudheen and Shereef at Palakkad

2 youths start farming knowing no basics; end up making profit even during lockdown

Palakkad: Without knowing the basics of agriculture, two youngsters started farming and successfully survived during the lockdown period ..

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, ..

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