TN organic farmer uses aquatic fern to increase paddy cultivation by 35%!

Mounting debts and land turning unsuitable for agriculture after being doused with chemical fertilisers!

While it may seem like the Indian farmer’s dependence on chemicals helps increase productivity in the short term, consequences, in the long run, are irreparable.

Besides, the cost of these chemical fertilisers continues to burn holes in their pockets.

But one organic farmer from Tamil Nadu has proven how Azolla (considered a weed in most parts of the world) can effectively be used as a bio-fertiliser to increase the production of paddy by 30 to 40 per cent.