Economic value to the farmers
The tree has many uses. The seeds are used for getting biofuel and farmers can sell them. The oil cake can be used for animal feeding. Selling the seeds and oil increases the income of the farmers with no additional costs after a few years.
About the Project
Once the Karanja saplings are given to the farmers, they shall also be provided with the technical knowledge to grow the same. The project is a long term one and support to the farmers shall be given for 3 years. The farmers can be a part of the an NGO and they would be encouraged to grow them by explaining the details of benefits they shall be getting. The trees will be a part of the set that shall be given to the farmers for improving their economic status.
The details of the project and how many farmers are getting benefitted shall be shared regularly via email. The project reports shall be updated on the web platform where one can go and see the same.