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List of Farmers, Markets and Collectives for Organic Produce

At A Green Venture we believe in taking you through a journey of where food started, how trees grew, native and non-native species, the diversity of medicinal plants and the role of small yet significant creatures like honeybees, earthworms, cows and wildlife at farms. Through day-trips, weekend workshops and camps we intend in showing you …

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Making Farm Experiences a Go-getter this Summer

Ever thought about where your daily intake of vegetables and greens comes from? Wondered how vegetables and greens sold on carts are grown, whether the soil and water is natural and non-polluted and what you’re consuming could be free from toxins chemicals? Highly unlikely. With the city’s growing population and demand for produce, unsustainable and …

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Strike a Balance with Gardening

Gardening with a purpose of growing your own food has caught on starting with small pots and going to mini farms atop terraces. Pictures of fat, juicy tomatoes, healthy greens and freshness from gardeners flood social media groups, articles on the ease, convenience, stress-busting factors and knowledge only increase interests and enthusiasm levels make more turn towards …

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The Educational Value of Nature

  In the last few weeks, we have taken individuals of all ages to farms exposing them to fresh produce, compost pits, bio-solutions, role of cow dung, insects, farming activities etc. We see direct connections that individuals make with the cycle of soil-plant-pollination-fruit-soil. We observe shy individuals exclaim with wonder at farm-fresh, enthusiasts remembering healing herbs …

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Discovering Knowledge at Natural and Organic Farms

We make it part of our learning to head out to natural and organic farms to understand the untapped potential that food generating spaces give us. As we meet and interact with farmers, we learn that growers are exciting encyclopedia’s of natural living. We visited Bettada Budadha Thota a community farming initiative started by 11 urban professionals who came together with a common …

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