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Karan Manral 28th September 2018

Mapping Organic Food in Goa - A Beginning

Over the last few years, the interest in organic food (fruits, vegetables, spices, herbs…

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6 Great Vegetables to grow in your Winter Kitchen Garden (in India)
Karan Manral 28th January 2018

6 Great Vegetables to grow in your Winter Kitchen Garden (in India)

In most parts of India, winter is the ideal time to grow a wide…

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Slow, Seasonal and Sentimental: The annual journey of Goa's favourite Mango
yogita 2nd January 2017

Slow, Seasonal and Sentimental: The annual journey of Goa's favourite Mango

The arrival of the Indian summer marks the resumption of the eternal debate over…

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Karan Manral 16th March 2016

First harvest in your kitchen garden

The excitement of the first harvest doesn’t get old…

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What is organic food?
Karan Manral 8th November 2015

What is organic food?

In this presentation we highlight some of the basic differences (from the perspective of…

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The Necessity of Mulching
yogita 1st August 2014

The Necessity of Mulching

For an organic gardener, mulching is not an option and burning leaves, a crime….

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Visiting the Konkan Fruit Fest 2014 at Margao
Karan Manral 22nd May 2014

Visiting the Konkan Fruit Fest 2014 at Margao

We were recently invited back to do a session at the Konkan Fruit Festival…

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Karan Manral 19th March 2014

Is too much watering killing my vegetable plants?

The health of the plants in most vegetable gardens is influenced by many factors…

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Karan Manral 17th March 2014

Quick Start: Growing Organic Vegetables at Home

For people new to gardening, getting started can be a confusing and even intimidating,…

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Karan Manral 28th February 2014

FAQs: Reviving old soil in pots - problems and solutions

This post is based on some recent discussions on the OTG group about how…

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Karan Manral 28th February 2014

Preparing great soil for container gardening

Soil management is probably the most important aspect of an organic or natural farming…

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Karan Manral 23rd February 2014

Increasing survival rates for your vegetable transplants

Many gardeners have trouble with transplanting (especially in warmer climates) and lose their carefully…

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FAQs: Growing Tomatoes Organically
Karan Manral 7th February 2014

FAQs: Growing Tomatoes Organically

Tomatoes (belonging to the very productive Solanaceae family) are probably the most popular crop grown…

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Karan Manral 3rd February 2014

FAQs: About Growing Cucumbers

Cucumbers are one of the most productive plants for Indian urban kitchen gardeners to…

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Karan Manral 2nd February 2014

The Basics of Germinating Vegetable Seeds

A lot of new gardeners experience disappointment when the seeds that they sow with…

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FAQs: About growing carrots
Karan Manral 25th January 2014

FAQs: About growing carrots

What is the ideal soil mix for carrots? My view on the best medium…

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Karan Manral 23rd December 2013

Basics: Growing spring onions organically

Growing spring onions makes a lot of sense for home gardeners in India, as…

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Karan Manral 23rd December 2013

Basics: Growing Lettuce Organically

Since there seems to be a considerable interest in growing lettuce organically among urban…

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I'm Smart And I Know It
krowndem 17th December 2013

I'm Smart And I Know It

Orange, lemon or grape? What is your choose? With tetra pack packaging that retain…

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Awesome Typography
krowndem 16th December 2013

Awesome Typography

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Yet Another Standard Post
krowndem 15th December 2013

Yet Another Standard Post

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krowndem 22nd October 2013

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The bedding was hardly able to cover it and seemed ready to slide off…

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Planet Twelve
krowndem 20th October 2013

Planet Twelve

One morning, when Gregor Samsa woke from troubled dreams, he found himself transformed in…

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krowndem 20th October 2013

Kafka Quote

The bedding was hardly able to cover it and seemed ready to slide off…

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