Dr. Bhavana Shivu
Have you always run your current business?
I started my business in 2014. I was a scientist for 16 years and have published 20 articles in peer reviewed journals.
What’s your favorite or least favorite vegetable?
I like many vegetables. Beans, Cauliflower, hot peppers and turnips to name a few.
What’s your favorite thing to get from other vendors at the market?
Do you have a favorite market memory?
I love having little children curious about my products.
What’s the best advice you’ve gotten about your business?
I have been told that I charge too little for my products.
If you could have any superpower, what would it be, and why?
The power to change all agriculture into organic agriculture with no chemicals added to our food and soil, so that everyone can live a healthy life.
What do you do when you’re not doing work for your business?
I am learning to grow my own vegetables. I read and cook healthy meals for myself.