June 18, 2014
Dear Chennai Terrace Gardeners,
A Do It Yourself kit is being supplied by the Dept. of Horticulture, Govt. of Tamilnadu at Chennai and Coimbatore. The subsidized rate is Rs. 1325 per kit.
The Kit has the following components:
20 Sealed Polythene grow bags ( size 24×18 inches) with 2Kg Coco peat / bag
Polythene spreading sheet,4×4mt (400gsm)
Water soluble fertilizer
Hand sprayer (1lit)
Digging fork (Small)
Vegetable seed kit(10 kinds)
DIY kit Manual booklet
You can google for more details on this kit.
For residents of other cities, dont worry. You can arrange to get it through your gardening friends or relatives at Chennai. I did the same.