Sonave community farming project

Sonave is my ancestral  village just outside Mumbai, and this project is to include you in the farming of fruits, vegetables, grains and more so that we all have access to good quality food throughout the year.

February 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Sprinkled the Rye seeds
    2) Plucked beetroot
Beet root, Raddish, Methi, Drumstick,
Mirchi, Palash flowers
March 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Plucked Lal Maath
    2) Remov Black Til from sun-dried pods
    3) Removed Harbara from sun-dried pods
Red Math, Chauli bhaji, Kothimbir, Doodhi, Sheng,
Mirchi, Tamatar
April 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Uprooted the Waala (khus) roots
    2) Plucked cashew fruit
    3) Stone grinded the Tur dal
Onions (red and white), Hand pounded Rice,
Sunflower seeds, Onion seeds, Banana and Groundnuts
May 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Plucked Mango
    2) Plucked the Jamun and white Jaam
Mangoes, Til oil, Harbara, Kadi patta, Bay leaf, Onion
June 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Planted Dudhi
Mangoes, Dhamna fruit, Bhindi
July 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Uprooted rice saplings
    2) Transplanted rice saplings in the field
Greens of the Monsoon- Ambadi, Citronella,
Lemon grass, Kardu, Aloo leaves (bhaji vadi)
August 2018
Activity Food basket
    1) Planted coconut trees
    2) Worked on the 36 by 36 plot, growing
    together as a group using ZBNF practices
    (zero budget natural farming)
Lemon grass, Colocassia leaves, Ambadi,
Drumstick leaves
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