Initiative to Grow Organic Vegetables – The New Indian Express

KOLLAM: Students of Amrita University have initiated a noble project to help families in the nearby panchayats grow organic vegetables free of pesticides. All families in Clappana and Kulasekharam panchayats were given the saplings grown organically in the campus nursery.Students and staff under the aegis of Amrita Yuva Dharma Dhara, the youth association of Mata Amritanandamayi Math, prepared a nursery of 1.5 lakh vegetable saplings in the past one month. With the help of local panchayat office-bearers, the volunteers distributed the saplings to all the families of the two panchayats.

Source: Initiative to Grow Organic Vegetables – The New Indian Express