Achachairu or achacha is a plant indigenous to the tropical country Bolivia but is ..
Pineapple can be grown in high ranges, villages and orchards. If we could plant a little pineapple plant in a flowerpot, it would definitely ..
The highland farmers who searched for an alternative after the immense price drop of rubber, have finally taken refuge in papaya ..
‘Mother-in-law’s tongue’ could be the least expected name for a garden plant that purifies air. But it is one ..
Almond is one of the much-loved nutty snacks rich with nutrients. But does anyone know how to grow an almond tree in our yard? It’s ..
Rose apple, popularly known as ‘Chambakka’ in Malayalam, is an ideal fruit for making juice, squash, wine and other products ..
Bird’s eye chilli or Kanthari Mulaku is an essential item for the vegetable garden of Malayalis. If one or two chilli plants ..
Pappinisseri (Kannur): Minister for Industries E. P. Jayarajan changes his working arena to agriculture once he reaches home. His residence ..
Noni is a fruit bearing tree popular for its medicinal properties. It is also known as Indian Mulberry, beach mulberry and cheese fruit ..
Winged bean, which is locally known as ‘Chathura Payar’, is one of the legumes that contains the highest quantity of protein ..
Malappuram: Farmers are facing a major setback post-floods. The wide insect attack in farm lands have put the farmers in difficult ..
Has anybody heard of a strange plant that looks like cabbage when planted, grows like cauliflower, enlarges its stem like a pineapple ..
Violet iris is an attractive flowering plant widely cultivated in states like Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Himachal Pradesh and Tripura ..
Mathrubhumi News Video Ottapalam: A group of farmers in Arikkode near Thrithala in Palakkad have chosen a different path in ..
Inca peanut is a vine that has star-shaped berries on it. The plant is gaining popularity in Kerala due to benefits of its nut. Inca ..
Kadalundi: A giant cucumber that has a length of 24 inches and weighing 7.5 kg was harvested from a farm in Kadalundi. The giant ..
Chittoor: A solar powered light trap has come to the rescue of farmers who have been searching for an easy and safe method to get rid ..
Mukkam: A class 6 student blaze a trail for everyone, by cultivating vegetables and fruits in a 10-cent plot. Thottathinkadavu native ..
Chittur: Peruvian, Silkie, Guinea, American and 14 such different varieties of guinea pigs are grown in the farm owned by Menonpara ..
The ‘big vegetables’ like elephant foot yam, purple yam, snake gourd and pumpkin, ash gourd and the like are the favourite ..
A new variety of flowering plant has become the centre of attraction of house gardens recently. These flowers bloom in clusters and ..
Brinjal is a vegetable that is available in a variety of colors and shapes. Its biggest advantage is that it can be cultivated in all ..
Sultan Bathery: A map of India created in the paddy field is attracting attention. Bathery Nambikolli Thayyil Praseed Kumar has made ..
Moolamattam: Actor Mammootty lent a helping hand to the tribal people at Kundala Muthuvakkudy, by providing agricultural equipment ..
An average Malayali's daily diet includes rice, that too three times a day. This occassional intake of rice makes us at high risk ..
Actor Niranath Makayiram Krishna Prasad has proven his talent in not only as an actor, but also as a farmer. Presently a member of ..
Abhilal, a student of 8th standard, finds his pocket money by farming with his father. He is the son of Perinthalmanna Pulamanthol ..
Vellamunda: Kunjiraman and Pushpa, the tribal couple hailing from Edachery in Thondarnadu set a model for the new generation farmers ..
Not many of us might have heard of the connection between aspirin and farming. But actually they have some links. Aspirin’s ..
What is the connection between baby diaper and farming? Have you ever thought of it? It may sound unbelievable, but the truth is that ..
If asked, Balachandran Nair of Naruvamoodu in Thiruvanathapuram would say papaya, elephant foot yam and ash gourd are the best combination ..
Karukachal: The Haritasree members of Aishwarya Kudumbasree in 4th ward of Karuchal panchayat have scripted a success saga in tapioca ..
Kottarakara: The Ashraya Centre at Kalayapuram here is not only active in providing shelter to hundreds of homeless persons but also ..
Vayalar: Nature lovers are flocking the vegetable garden of N A Krishnan of Thokilukad near Vayalar to have a glimpse of the seven-feet-long ..
Panthalam: After 18 years of expatriate life in Morcco, K B Manoj returned home with his lifetime savings. Unlike the many who shove ..
Malappuram: Though what this family gets from farming is only loss, Tomy and his family have not lost faith in farming. The fall in ..
Kannur: Anybody who visits the farm of Dasan at Nadammal Vayalil will be struck with awe on seeing around hundred papaya plants with ..
Thillankeri: Ever wondered how you are going to get rid of all that old, torn, stingy jeans that once ruled your wardrobe? K M Shimjith, ..
Kuttikanam native Linu Peter is not only a teacher at an Engineering college but also a young farmer who is into farming of birds and ..
Microgreens are new flavour trend of Keralites who are fond of trying out almost all dishes across the globe. Some of the most common ..
Thopramkudy (Idukki): Shradha Mariya Saji, who had bagged the Mathrubhumi’s Gem of Seed award, has now received the state agiruculture ..
Thenhipalam: Two friends from Thiruthi in Malappuram district have tasted success by cultivating purple passion fruits in their 25 ..
Sweet leaf, also known as chekkurmanis, is suitable to be grown in Kerala's climate. These nutrient-rich leaves contain carbohydrates, ..
Cashew is the best crop that could be cultivated in barren lands to conserve soil. Good quality grafted seedlings are available in ..
Gladiolus, belonging to Iridaceae family, is a popular one among ornamental plants. They are mainly used for decorating houses. Gladiolus, ..
Upputhara: A young farmer is bringing a revolution in farming through experiments which have surprised even experts. Jayanendran, 41, ..
The climate in Kerala suits avocado (butter fruit) trees, as they grow well here and give good yields. The fruit, that appears and ..