Alageswari tucks a tiny sapling into place and pats the soil down tenderly. A half smile plays on her lips. It is as if she is sharing a secret joke with the spinach. She probably is.
Because she loves plants, especially vegetables and she has made it her business to move around teaching whoever wants to learn, how to grow their own veggies. That is why she is at the Panchayat Union Middle School at Kurumbapalayam – to teach kids gardening. Students Dilip and Priyavardhan run up to her and tell her how the cucumber seeds she gave them to plant back home has already borne fruit................Read more
Source: The Hindu