Bringing about an organic change

It is not so much about selling vegetables as it is about empowering farmers and consumers alike, says team Kaatu Unavu

A visit to Thangavelu’s farm in Irugur where he grows varieties of organic greens was a stimulating experience, says Rajkumar. M of Kaatu Unavu, a shop that sells organic grains, fruits and vegetables. “I also visited Pon Muthu iyya’s vegetable farm located on Palladam-Dharapuram Road. He grows tomato, ladies finger, and brinjal. I got contacts of several other farmers whom I met at Subhash Palekar’s workshop on ‘Zero Budget Natural Farming’.”