Babu is a hereditary farmer. After completing his higher education he turned to take up farming as a profession. He cultivates and markets his own products that are free from pesticides and chemical fertilizers. Natural manure such as cow dung from indigenous cows are used in his farms.
He also produces rice and rice products such as rice powder and rice flakes (Avil), especially from the Ponni variety. He is an active member of natural farming groups in his area and credited for taking the lead role in promoting responsible farming methods among fellow farmers. He has a loyal following of customers for his products both within and outside Kerala.
He is also rears cattle in his farm alongside his agricultural ventures and trading of cattle food. The main varieties of rice that he farms include Ponni, Pounmani, ASD and Jyothi varieties.
Products from Babu's Farm