Go native in your veggie garden

CHENNAI: In this health-conscious world, amateur gardeners are a growing tribe. And they need natural fertilisers and native seeds. But city stores usually keep hybrid or GM varieties. Enter Hariyalee Farm with 560 varieties of native seeds.

The farm is run by Varun Prabhakar, 28, a mechanical engineer who left his job in the US to do farming in the country. The farm practices Vedic method of farming.