Vegetable farming in school

School remains closed, but these students are busy farming vegetables

Enadimangalam (Pathanamthitta): Though there are no classes due to COVID restrictions, ..

Sreelekha in her farm
Panchayat president excels in farming too; vegetables flourish on 40-cent land
Vegetables from all over the world flourish in Omana's garden
Retd engineer spends lockdown in vegetable farm; gets attractive yield now
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 ..

rooftop farming

Tips to make more profit out of rooftop farming

With consistent efforts from agriculture department, many people have started growing vegetables and other essential crops on their ..


Collect seeds from plants properly, See it grow healthy

Seed collection of vegetable crops is very important as it affects the quality of the plant in future. Although the seed is of ..


Veg farm in 10-cent courtyard; class 6 student becomes trailblazer

Mukkam: A class 6 student blaze a trail for everyone, by cultivating vegetables and fruits in a 10-cent plot. Thottathinkadavu native ..


Farming is not a play for these kids

Koottar: The vegetable garden of the little farmers surprised everyone with a good harvest even after Onam. The students at SNLP School ..


Let’s make a home garden

How can we spare a moment from this hectic schedule for a home garden? This could be the first thought that pass the minds of many ..


Nila’s banks turn vegetable farmland

Koottanad: With the coming Onam season in mind, the shores of Nila is extensively turning to vegetable farming. Unlike previous years, ..


Peacocks eat up crops; farmers in Kasaragod village suffer huge loss

Bandadukka (Kasaragod): For most of us, peacocks and peahens are a treat to the eyes. But for farmers in villages of eastern high range ..


Tapioca in jeans, sweet potato in pockets; a novel faming method by young Thillankeri-native

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, ..


How to grow and take care of 'koorka' plants

Chinese potato - koorka in Malayalam - is rich in nutrients and has high medicinal values. It is also a favourite food of Malayalis ..


Agriculture Minister sets up kitchen garden

Thiruvananthapuram: After the Chief Minister, Agriculture Minister V S Sunilkumar has decided to take up vegetable farming at his official ..

Anju Thomas

Young farmer wishes to become agriculture officer

Panikkankudi (Idukki): Anju Thomas became a fan of farming at a very young age, when she was a fifth standard student. While studying ..


Kitchen gardening: Plan to produce 6189 MT of vegetables in Pathanamthitta

Pathanamthitta: The Agriculture Department is planning to produce 6189 metric tonnes of vegetables in the district through kitchen ..