Entries by Sachin Gaikwad

Benefits of Organic Honey

Organic honey is known for its medicinal benefits. Read ahead to find out more about the healing powers of organic honey… Organic honey has played an important role in traditional medicine since ancient times. The texts of Ayurveda consider honey as a boon due to the medicinal benefits of honey. Honey helps in treating indigestion, […]

In conversation with Nikhil Sathe, Technical Assistant

According to you, what are the most significant ways in which the training session(s) organised by UTMT have impacted the lives of the farmers? Generally, the maximum duration of most bee-keeping training sessions for farmers or less educated people is one month or sometimes even shorter than that. However, we not only provide Two-day or […]

In Conversation with Renuka Diwan: a first generation entrepreneur

Meet Renuka Diwan, a woman who developed the incredibly innovative idea of helping farmers increase their yields through pathbreaking technologies. Renuka began by identifying key issues hurting farmers across the country. In developing countries, agriculture continues to be the main source of employment, livelihood and income. Of this, small farmers make the up the majority, […]

In conversation with Devi Murthy of Kamal Kisan

Favorite quote  Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference Kamal Kisan designs, develops and manufactures relevant agricultural equipment that can save money and time for the farmer. Learn more about Kamal Kisan https://kamalkisan.com/   What inspired you to start a social enterprise in agriculture? The desire to use my skill in mechanical engineering […]

Under The Mango Tree celebrates Women!

In celebration of Women’s Day on March 8th, UTMT is talking to women who have social enterprises in agriculture. Reema Sathe, Founder of happyroots.in Favorite Quote: “Never underestimate the power of a small group of committed people to change the world. In fact, it is the only thing that ever has” ~ Margaret mead Today, […]

Orient Paper Mill joins the buzz.

With the decline in bees world over, more individuals and organizations are stepping up to take up beekeeping as an activity. There is a trending buzz about the importance of bees beyond honey – they are responsible for almost 70% of the food we eat! Under The Mango Tree promotes indigenous beekeeping for small farmers […]

A time well spent with the preschoolers!

Under The Mango Tree staff Christina and Rhea spent time with these cute preschoolers at Casa Montessori, learning about bees and why they are important! They learned that not only do bees give us honey but they also provide us many of the foods we enjoy everyday – strawberries, mangoes, apples, tomatoes and more. The kids […]

Exhibition at Reliance Foundation in Beej Bhandar

Utmt spreads sweetness by being a part of Reliance Foundation Exhibition in Beej Bhandar. At an exhibition held by Reliance Foundation in Beej Bhandar, Gonavadi, Chhindwara district, Madhya Pradesh, we are happy that UTMT’s stall garnered much interest. Seeing the displayed beebox, honey and colourful posters, many farmers enquired about beekeeping and its benefits for […]