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Meet Dattu His Inspiring Journey From An Onion Farmer To The Waters Of Rio Olympics

If it weren’t so heartbreaking, this would be a funny story. Imagine this, if you will – there is this young 21-year-old onion farmer in a tiny village called Talegaon Rohi. The village is in one of the most drought-stricken areas of Maharashtra, the kind of place where farmer suicides are as routine as 45 deg C temperatures and accepted …

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14 year old Shivanand Tiwari , Son of a farmer from Rohtas Bihar cracks IIT JEE

14 year old Shivanand Tiwari , Son of a farmer from Rohtas Bihar cracks IIT JEE 14 year old Shivanand Tiwari Son of a farmer from Rohtas , Bihar cracks IIT JEE A 14-year-old from Bihar’s Rohtas district has cracked this year’s prestigious IIT-JEE. Shivanand, the son of a farmer, passed his class 12 exam this year with 93.4%, and got …

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In Drought-Prone Maharashtra, This Farmer Leaves His Entire Crop for Birds to Feed On

Ashok Sonule and his family struggle every day to feed twelve mouths. But, whereas most farmers in the vicinity have barren fields, his are lush with jowar. And what does he do with it? Leaves the entire harvest to feed birds. He has not even installed a scarecrow and ensures the water bowl is always full for the thirsty birds. …

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14 year old Shivanand Tiwari , Son of a farmer from Rohtas Bihar cracks IIT JEE

14 year old Shivanand Tiwari Son of a farmer from Rohtas , Bihar cracks IIT JEE A 14-year-old from Bihar’s Rohtas district has cracked this year’s prestigious IIT-JEE. Shivanand, the son of a farmer, passed his class 12 exam this year with 93.4%, and got special permission to sit for the Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE), the results …

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Story of a farmer who grew award winning corn

The following story has been adapted from a story of a farmer who grew award winning corn related by author James Bender in his book, ‘How to Talk.’ Every year, a farmer would enter his corn in the state fair competition for quality crops, where it always won the prize for the best corn. One year, a newspaper reporter interviewed …

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