This Indian and Bangladeshi grower show how to cultivate on water

Udayakumar, 52, hailing from Karthikapally near the Alappuzha district in India owns more small ponds and less land but that hasn't dampened his spirits to undertake vegetable farming. 

Similarly growers of Tungipara upazila in Gopalganj, Bangladesh have taken up growing vegetables and spices on floating beds made of hyacinths and bamboo.

Though the methods are very different the results are good, and it shows that resourcefully using that which is available to you is important to a successful growing venture.

Read the full article about Udayakumar at OnManorama and read the full article about the growers in Gopalganj at DhakaTribune.


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