Every year, he exports close to six tonnes of ginger and turmeric (fresh and processed) to the US and countries in Europe. Moreover, he has trained over 200 farmers in the region.
It often takes a while for most of us to discover our true calling. But some are so certain about their chosen path that they pursue it with determination and attain fulfilment. Devesh Patel always knew that farming was his true calling. An IT graduate, he started expanding his farm practice in 2005 while he was still in college.
“Farming was my passion, but I took up the degree because my family believed that I should have some kind of degree,” laughs the 37-year-old farmer from Boriavi village in Anand, Gujarat.
He began operations for his brand of organic produce...