The author is a post-graduate in botany and MBA in marketing, hails from Kasaragod near Mangaluru in South India. Presently, he is working for the Indian Council of Agricultural Research as Chief Technical Officer and has more than two decades of experience in the field of agricultural content writing, editing, publishing, IPRs and freelancing. Basically, he is from the village, farm household, doing cultivation and maintaining a dairy farm as well as plantation-based cropping activities and in the tropical coastal inland with cultural integration with rural life and lifestyle inclusive environment, depending mostly on renewable energy. He has experience in arranging light trekking and nature walks by the mangroves, forests and hilly slopes. His interests also include the popularization of science.