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I’m a social entrepreneur working in the field of agriculture, finance, technology, telecom, human resource & education. Check http://gropkautilya.com for more info on all our works under the banner of Kautilya
OBJECTIVE OF LIFE: â€œdo well by doing goodâ€
VILLAGES SERVED: 116
PEOPLE SERVED: 9842
Block CHAKAI, Distt JAMUI, State BIHAR
Block BANARHAT, Distt JALPAIGURI, State WEST BENGAL
Medicinal plants, Alternate Agricultural Livelihood, Use of Waste/ unutilized land
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rajendra Agriculture University, CIMAP, and IHBT.
WHY SUCH AREA:
â€¢ Naxal hit
â€¢ Elephant hit
â€¢ Most underdeveloped areas
â€¢ Tribal population, lot of unutilized land best for medicinal plants.
WHY THE DOMAIN:
1) The ayurvedic / alternate medicine industry in India is not able to compete with traditional Chinese medicine because of lack of standardized and quality raw material, herbs.
2) Farmers are poor because of lack of cash crop, the food crops donâ€™t pay much.
3) Huge tract of lands remain unutilized due to lack of knowledge and proper marketing support, resulting in migration.
4) The medicinal plants is having huge cash market,
5) Non perishable, so distress sale situation doesnâ€™t arise.
Provide training in medicinal plant cultivation and Vriksha Ayurveda, provide seeds / planting materials, buy back produce at market price.
2) Aromatic oils.
3) Medicinal plants
PROJECTS ON GOING: Medicinal plants, aromatic oils.
3. BAN TULSI
4. BHUMI AMLA
1. MAPIA FOETIDA
2. COLEUS FROSKHOLII
3. ARTEMISIA ANNUA
4. SWEET MINT
2. EXPANSION OF MEDICINAL AREA
3. EXPORTS OF ORGANIC VEGETABLES
4. REDUCTION IN AROMATIC AREAS
5. SETTING UP AN EXTRACT PLANT IN BENGAL
6. 600+ ACRES FARMING IN MAHARASTRA
Beat the Chinese farmers; beat the Paraguay farmers, thus making my own brothers the best.
â€œAll Plates of World Should Have Our Indian Itemâ€
The real rewards of my work are
1) Number of two-wheelers owners is increasing in my area.
2) Migration has reduced
3) More than 700 farmers trained
And lastly: â€œReceived Veer Kunwar Singh Award from Bihar CM Mr. Nitish Kumar for working in NAXAL HIT tribal areaâ€
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