Farming is not easy, not pretty, not wildly profitable. And I had no prior experience; then, why did I even get into it? I believe I felt a connection. Plus the challenge excited me - To be a successful farmer nowadays, one has to be equal parts entrepreneur and agronomist. As I dug into it, I also found farming to be fulfilling. That's how I branched into agriculture, as the Sanskrit aphorism "Vriksho Rakshati Rakshitaha" (Trees, when protected, protect you) took on a new meaning for me.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Candycot orchard - today's pics!
See how beautifully the branches are spreading on V-shaped trellis structure. I cannot love trees enough! They are awesome, miracle life form that we have privilege to share mother earth with.