Remembering Nammalvar: farewell, organic saint-warrior

Remembering Nammalvar: farewell, organic saint-warrior

G Nammalvar, the agriculture scientist who pioneered organic farming movement in Tamil Nadu, passed away on December 30 at the age of 75. He reached out to the scientists' community and farmers with equal ease, speaking in simple language to shed light on organic way of growing food crops and the dangers posed by genetically engineered crops. Born at Elangadu village in Thanjavur district in 1938, Nammalvar served briefly in the Agricultural Regional Research Centre in Kovilpatty. Of late he was spearheading a campaign against proposed methane project in Cauvery delta districts

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  • Wishing a peacefull sleep for

    Wishing a peacefull sleep for such a great soul.

    Posted by: Anonymous | 5 years ago | Reply
  • My tributes to the senior

    My tributes to the senior colleague, who followed his dreams with conviction.

    Posted by: Anonymous | 5 years ago | Reply
  • we need such great souls very

    we need such great souls very much

    Posted by: Anonymous | 4 years ago | Reply
  • En vannkathikuria Ayya

    You will live always through your contributions to farming as whole and as a proud delta region man you always in heart and soul
    long live ayya efforts and organic farming

    Posted by: Sundar | 2 years ago | Reply
  • Dr.G Nammalvar, the agriculture scientist who pioneered organic farming movement in Tamil Nadu was a great scent and a great soul.I listened to his talk at IIM truchy.
    May his soul rest in peace
    Dr.H.K.LAKSHMANrAO, CHENNAI

    Posted by: DR.H.K.LAKSHMANRAO | 2 years ago | Reply
  • Nammalvar said the truth.. Now it's time to implement what he said.. May his soul rest in peace..

    Posted by: Sasi | 12 months ago | Reply
  • Hello Sir, I want to join with your green revolution. and I like to do something to my city. please inform and update your revolution process.

    Posted by: Mohanraj | 7 months ago | Reply
  • As per seeman the next cm of TamilNadu. Namalwar is a Tamilian or any other INUM? Please let me know

    Posted by: Lorence | 5 months ago | Reply
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