A Vana Mahotsava was organized in some villages in Mulabagal Taluka of Kolar District on Friday, August 27, 2021.
Dr Nadadur, Sri Kumaraswamy, Smt Janaki Nadadur and Smt Uma Kumaraswamy from EAB, Smt Usha Shetty and her team from Gramaantara Trust and Smt Janet Yegneswaran and her team from Reforest India jointly organized this event.
In the event, 24 farmers and 1 temple spread over 2 villages, were covered. There were 25 beneficiaries and 250 saplings were planted in the fields of farmers, who had come forward to receive them.
The saplings belonged to the following varieties – lemon, mango, jamun, sapota, jackfruit, butter fruit, guava, pomegranate, avocado pear, drumstick, and coconut. All these varieties of saplings were distributed as requested by the farmers during a preliminary field visit and survey by the Gramaantara Trust team. The farmers have agreed to take good care of the saplings and nurture them.
EAB thanks its partners and their teams, and also its own members, office-bearers and sponsors for their support.