ORGANIC FARMING

Encouraging sustainable organic farming.

Organic Farming

Growing up as the daughter of a farmer, Kumari Shibulal was exposed to an organic farming environment right from an early age. It is this childhood passion that translated into the Akshaya Sree project.

Program Started 7 Years back

An award of

50,000

is given to the best organic farmer in the state of Kerala.

Best farmers in ten districts are given awards of

10,000

each

Akshaya Sree award

The Akshaya Sree award was instituted with a mission to promote nature-friendly farming systems that empower rural communities. Initiated in 2009, it seeks to motivate farmers to adopt organic methods of cultivation. An award of Rs. 50,000 is given to the best organic farmer in the state of Kerala. Best farmers in ten districts are given awards of Rs. 10,000 each. Today, our country ranks second worldwide in farm output and we work towards the vision for a clean, green and organic India.

Beena

“Organic farming is the most secure way to pull a person out of financial and emotional disaster and help him/her to succeed in life”

BeenaAward Winner 2015

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Chandran Master

“Access to good and safe food is a fundamental right of a human being”

CHANDRAN MASTERAward Winner 2011

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(Late) Mohandas

Agriculture is like penance – you need immense focus and patience to get results”

(Late) MohandasAward Winner 2012

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Narayanan

“A good farmer needs to be innovative and find solutions to the problems by using naturally available resources, without damaging environment”

NarayananAward Winner 2009

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Beena

Award Winner 2015

Chandran Master

Award Winner 2011

(Late) Mohandas

Award Winner 2012

Narayanan

Award Winner 2009