FarmDost
yesterday at 14:56. Facebook
#FarmDost #Testimonial: I am proud to Be a #FarmDost and it is very inspiring to see initiatives like #ThankYouTohBol. I hope more people come forward to encourage the farmer and appreciate their efforts: Sandeep Sindhe, Vanvasmachi in Karad, Maharashtra.

Like Sandeep, share with us your message of gratitude to farmers. Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol

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FarmDost
02/24/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
Peter Wambuga Kago, a farmer from Nyeri County in Kenya has the unique distinction of creating 8 #Apple varieties better suited to the conditions in his country. His success #Mantra is #Innovation. Read his inspiring story here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Let us appreciate #farmers who with their #innovative practices make our lives better. Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol

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FarmDost
02/23/2017 at 13:29. Facebook
#FarmDost #Testimonial: I came across #FarmDost on Facebook through my friend and was amazed to see such inspiring stories and helpful tips. It is a great source of encouragement and motivation for the entire farming community and for those who aspire to pursue #farming.”

– Mr. Vignesh Kumar, 26, an #Engineer turned #Farmer from Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.

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FarmDost
02/23/2017 at 06:28. Facebook
#Cotton plays a significant role in our everyday life. Think of any #clothes and it will mostly have cotton in it. From #Denims to #Currencies, we need cotton and we need the farmers who make it all possible.

#ThankYouTohBol to our farmers for making India the largest producer of cotton in the World*.

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FarmDost
02/22/2017 at 14:38. Facebook
#Cotton plays a significant role in our everyday life. Think of any #clothes and it will mostly have cotton in it. From #Denims to #Currencies, we need cotton and we need the farmers who make it all possible.

#ThankYouTohBol to our farmers for making India the largest producer of cotton in the World*.

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FarmDost
02/21/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
#WhoAmI

I am a space traveller and of #Asian heritage! I come highly recommended by doctors...

Can you identify this leafy green vegetable? Post your answers in the comments section below and remember to #ThankYouTohBol to farmers, next time you eat some leafy greens.
FarmDost
02/20/2017. Facebook
#WomenPower: The #Tea industry in #India provides employment to over one million people and #Women constitute half of this workforce*.

#ThankYouTohBol to all those involved in tea cultivation for providing us with tea that keeps us going through the day.
Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol.

*[ Tea.in Link ]
FarmDost
02/17/2017. Facebook
The shortage of #farm laborers did not deter Rahul Chawda from pursuing his passion in farming. He took it upon himself to design a drone by watching videos on YouTube to assist him in the farm. Read more about Rahul's ability to adapt to adverse situations and overcome it: goo.gl/BuKgkw

Let us encourage the resourcefulness of farmers like Rahul. #ThankYouTohBol :...
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FarmDost
02/16/2017. Facebook
According to the forecast by Ministry of Agriculture & Farmer’s Welfare, Government of India, India's food grain production during 2016-17 is estimated to be a record breaking 271.98 million tonnes*.

Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol to thank our #farmers whose hard work is helping the country reach this milestone.


*[ Reuters.com Link ]
FarmDost
02/15/2017. Facebook
#WowWednesdays: As a part of his #Summerbreak activity, Brodie Triplett cultivated a #cabbage weighing 23 pounds (10.46 kilograms). Read more about Brodie Triplett here: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Tell us how schools and educational institutions can inspire students to take up #farming as a profession. The best suggestion will receive the official #FarmDost goodies.

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FarmDost
02/14/2017. Facebook
#LoveFood? #LoveFarmers!

Your meals are made possible by #farmers and their love for #farming, and this #love should be reciprocated and appreciated. Tell us how you would like to reciprocate your love to farmers in the comments section. The best comments will receive official #FarmDost goodies.

Be a #FarmDost. Take pride in farming. Join us in Cultivating the World.

#ValentinesDay #TrueLove
FarmDost
02/13/2017. Facebook
Do we know where food comes from? Do your kids?

During your next meal, take the time to teach your children about food and who’s responsible for it. Let them learn to appreciate the importance of food and #Thank the farmers who work tirelessly to provide it for the world.

Take the #ThankYouTohBol pledge to support farmers along with your kid. Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol
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FarmDost
02/10/2017. Facebook
On this weekend getaway, take a detour, hit the smaller roads and discover the heart of the nation. Visit a #farm that you see on the way, enjoy it, #ThankYouTohBol to the #farmers for their indispensable service to all of us and click a photo.

Post your photos in the comment below and there might be a surprise waiting for you!

Image: goo.gl/PPzOeM
FarmDost
02/09/2017. Facebook
#ThrowbackThursday: By empowering #women #farmers, we can take a big step towards a hunger-free world.
Do you know any women in #farming? Share their stories with us in the comments section. Get them featured on our page.

Be a #FarmDost and #ThankYouTohBol to our farmers NOW!: farmdost.com/thankyoutohbol
FarmDost
02/08/2017. Facebook
#FarmDostRewind:
"There is so much we owe to the farmers, as they toil day and night to put food on our plates" - Amudesh

Like Amudesh, you can take some time off to visit a #farm near you and express your gratitude to the farmers.

#ThankYouTohBol
FarmDost
02/07/2017. Facebook
#DidYouKnow: Potato's are the most loved #vegetable in the #World and ranks as the third most important food crop after #rice and #wheat in terms of human consumption*.

Let us #ThankYouTohBol to all the #farmers for growing our favourite #aloo. Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol

#LoveOfPotato #FrenchFries #Chips #AalooTikki #PotatoWedges

* International Potato Center
FarmDost
02/06/2017. Facebook
When your passion grows leaps and bounds, it surely calls for a #Celebration.

This is certainly a #ThankYouTohBol moment. Visit farmdost.com/ThankYouTohBol to express your gratitude to farmers for their #passion and #dedication towards the profession of farming.

#FarmingGlory #ThankYou

Picture: Wonders of Agriculture
FarmDost
02/03/2017. Facebook
#FridayFun: Can you identify at least 10 of these vegetables? Post your answers as comments below and also #ThankYouTohBol to our farmers for cultivating such wonderful #treasures of the #nature.

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FarmDost
02/02/2017. Facebook
#ThankYouTohBol to our #farmers for harvesting close to 1 million tonnes of grapes from 34,000 hectares of land and helping #India get the distinction of achieving highest yield per hectare*.

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*[ Goo.gl Link ]

Photo: telegraph.co.uk
FarmDost
02/01/2017. Facebook
With farming in his DNA, 36 year old Sankalp Sharma quit his banking job in 2015 and is now a full time #farmer in #Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh, India. His transition from a banker to a farmer has motivated his friends to understand the importance of his new profession - #farming. Read more of Sankalp’s inspiring story here: [ Goo.gl Link ]

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