Month: January 2021

Sushil Kumar is now a Lakhpati Farmer, Thanks to Vegetables Pea

Mr. Sushil Kumar Bind is a marginal farmer in village Bahuti, block Marihaan District Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh. He has about one hectare land for cultivation. Earlier, he was a worried farmer and was unable to fulfill his family’s requirement. A transformation happened in his life when he attended Kisan Mela at the Indian Institute of …

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DrumStick Farming Success Story – Beed, Maharashtra

Odisa and Moringa Drumstick saplings and Drip irrigation systems were distributed free of cost to farmers with the help from NGOs dedicated towards social causes like Manavlok Ambajogai & Save Indian Farmers(SIF). Using this opportunity, farmers have received huge income by taking drumstick crop on barren land with the efficient use of water. This is …

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Right crop for the right market is the key – Success story of Mr. Muthu

1 A small farmer, Mr. Muthu, grows jasmine and citrus in his 50 cents land and is able to earn more than Rs. 4 lakh as annual income. All the crops are being grown using goat manure, farmyard manure, groundnut and neem cake. With five goats and five bulls the farmers faces no difficulty in …

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Nutrition and Agriculture: Bridging the Gap

Agriculture and nutrition share a common entry point: “food.” Food is a key outcome of agricultural activities, and, in turn, is a key input into good nutrition. Without agriculture there is little food or nutrition, but availability of food from agriculture doesn’t ensure good nutrition. Common sense would dictate a reinforcing relationship between the two …

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