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Activities Mangrove

The Mangrove exhibition attained massive attention.

Locally available Mangrove plants and Bamboo saplings were exhibited in the stall. Seeds of wild trees and bamboo plants were also there. Many students from schools and colleges and academic experts have visited the stall.

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Activities Community projects Organic Farming

Pokkali Farming Workshop finished with grand success.

We have got the Pokkali farming method from our ancestors and they were doing it very well, but somewhere we have lost it somehow. Now it is on the verge of being obsolete. It is our primary commitment to support such native cultivation methods and to prevent them from extinction.

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Activities Mangrove Planting

Planting Mangrove Saplings 2nd Phase with Sustera Foundation

Sustera Foundation activists, team Grassroute and Rajagiri Outreach Students jointly planted Mangrove Saplings at two locations near to Natural Fish Ponds at Nayarambalam.

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Activities Mangrove Nursery Planting

Planted Mangrove saplings with Sustera Foundation

Grassroute has assisted Sustera Foundation to plant about 100 Mangrove saplings at the boundaries of I.B. Manoj’s Fruit Forest located at Ayyampilly, Kerala. This is the first joint Mangrove planting project between both the organisations. Hopefully there are many other similar projects that are yet to be announced.

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Activities Organic Farming

Pokkali Farming Workshop. Chapter 2

Chapter Two was more exciting than the One. All participants from three different colleges, really enjoyed it very much. All the participants have done the job under the leadership of four senior experienced farm workers.

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Activities Community projects Organic Farming

Pokkali Farming Workshop. Chapter 1

The Computer Science students from Rajagiri college participated in the Pokkali Farming Workshop organized by Grassroute. The team includes 53 girls and 36 boys. Department heads, Associate Director and Assistant Director of the college were also present. Mr K.K. Reghuraj, Farm Superindent, KUFOS and mentor of Grassroute lead classes on Pokkali Farming.

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Activities Awards

I.B. Manoj wins Vanamitra Award 2021

Grassroute proudly announces that I.B. Manoj Kumar, one of our team members won the Vanamitra Award of 2021. The award is instituted by the Social Forestry Division of the Forest […]

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Activities Mangrove Nursery

Grassroute starts mangrove nursery

Finally, we’ve started the second step towards starting a Mangrove Nursery of our own. Earlier last November, we’ve arranged some bamboo poles from the banks of Periyar River, Uliyannoor, Aluva. […]

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Activities Mangrove Planting

Planting Mangroves in artificially created habitat.

In the last weeks of Monsoon, we have decided to experiment a new method of planting Mangroves. Just as a pilot project of planting Mangrove saplings parallel to the sea […]

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Activities Mangrove Planting

The planting continues. Our second project finished.

Grassroute continues planting on the seashore. This time we repeated the previous activity once again. 700 stumps of Portia Trees, 560 Indian Badam seeds, 100 seeds of Solitary Fishtail Palm […]