Farming

The Rain Gods Smiled…and then there was water!

After a wonderfully unsuccessful attempt at digging an open well and getting nothing in the name of water…how about this? a few days of rain and my well swelled up with water. To top it, the water remained so for several weeks now! It has been two months and the immense happiness I have got …

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The lake near my farm and bone-dry farmland

There is a beautiful lake on the way to my farm which during times of good rains actually cuts off the road link providing some good offroading experience. Even though things are soon getting dry, the lake has some wonderful water lily flowers and attracts some cool birds. On the other hand, my farm land …

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Project A: Setting up an open well and fencing my farmland

After waiting for the right time to get back to my farm and do something beyond de-weeding the land (successfully done in December), I am now working on a project to dig an open well and put some fencing around my land. An open well is a hit and miss given the arid conditions in …

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Why Organic ???

In general, organic food consumers, manufacturers, and farmers strongly believe that organic food has the following benefits compared to non-organic food. While there are plenty of arguments against the multitude of organic food being overpriced on the market, there is no denying that there are some benefits that can be enjoyed. Antioxidant Capacity A number …

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