Farmer’s wish list

I am an engineer, a farmer, an apiarist, a photographer and an artist. The daily prompt challenge of ‘The poetry of list making’, made me think. A poem….Why not? To leave behind a sustainable farm Full with attainable charm Zero tilling and no chemicals Lots of compost and some animals Flowers, fruits and vegetables Year…

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi belongs to the brassica family and it tastes like a cabbage but slightly sweeter; which can be eaten raw or cooked. The crunch and texture is just like an apple, which makes it an interesting addition to any salad. Its alternate name is Knol Khol (German Turnip). In Hindi, it is called Ganth Gobhi. Kohlrabi: Brassica oleracea…

Why we do farming

Why not? John F Kennedy once said, to quote “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them”. How true are the words. We talked all the time to save the planet and blamed all the evil to the chemical laced farm…