Harvesting an organic bounty

By Unnimaya B

In a novel initiative, the employees of Kerala State Transport Corporation (KSRTC) in Attingal have cultivated an organic success story out of a wasteland. After the first harvest, the unit won agriculture departments award for the best agri-initiative by a government department.
The busy Attingal bus stand had around 50 cents of land lying overgrown with bushes. It was turned into cultivable land by CITU-affiliated Kerala State Road Transport Employees Association (KSRTEA) of Attingal depot.