Team Grassroute participated in the Fisheries Entrepreneurship Technology Event Pitch Fest 1.0 organized by KUFOS Business Incubation Centre (KUFOS BIC). Pitch winners are eligible for Seed Grant, Mentorship, Co-working space, Networking opportunity and Incubation support. Mr K.K. Reghuraj led the Team Grassroute.
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.
On the second week of April, the Ward Member, Nayarambalam Panchayath, Mrs Beena Jagadeeshan inaugurated the Grassroute Mangrove Nursery. Students from various schools and colleges were present to witness the event. Some native people also attended the ceremony. It was a pride moment for Team Grassroute fulfilling a dream job.
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
Day 1.14 August 2021 / Saturday It was our first activity. Planting some mangrove saplings, Portia Tree stumps and Indian Badam seeds. We gathered at Mr. Jose Vattathara’s house at […]