On an average, products in uzhavar sandhai are 20% cheaper compared to market rate, sources said. “Six young farmers with suitable vehicles have been selected in Tiruchy city.
Under the leadership of Fr Joy, around 480 traditional varieties of mango saplings were distributed in the college during the 2014 World Cup.
For the first time in two years, export from India had recorded a 16.6% decline in October.
Salim T M, sub-inspector of Malayalapuzha police station, near here, was on patrol on the Kumbazha-Konni route at around 11am on Tuesday.
A team from Shopian police station reached the city six months ago but Dinakaran had absconded.
The 52-year-old Devanahalli farmer grows Avocados, Macadamia nuts, Rambutan, Bush Orange, Water Apple, Star Fruit and Lychee Thai Guava among others in his one-acre nursery.
There is a sweet fragrance of apples in the air. One, Apple has started making its “flagship” iPhone 14 in Chennai.
Mehbooba said horticulture is the backbone of the union territory's economy, but attempts are being made to "damage" it.
Every truck, he said, has an average 1,000 apple boxes worth Rs 7 to 8 lakh and “if we go by the average about 6 to 7 lakh apple boxes are stranded on the highway”.
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The protestors alleged that fruit-laden trucks were being deliberately withheld at various places, which has resulted in the produce going bad before it reaches the markets.
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Scores of vehicles have been stranded on the national highway due to mudslides and shooting stones, and the administration has been clearing the traffic by letting smaller private vehicles on priority
Among its offerings are "pomegranate plums", which are particularly sweet, "watermelon plums" with red flesh and green skin, and the bright yellow "lamoon" plum, shaped like an inverted teardrop.
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Chief Development Officer Shyam Bahadur Singh promised assistance. He said that the administration would soon organise a workshop to train farmers in the cultivation of dragon fruit.
“The Kodagu farmers have to pay Rs 1500 per lakh of the loan amount, this is ridiculous as the growers have to visit the sub-registrar office several times," said the advocate.
Taste Cocktails suggests the drink was named after La Paloma (The Dove), the popular folk song composed in the early 1860s.
Though I am an MCA graduate, I had helped my father on farms so that was nothing new to me,” narrates the successful farmer.
Salim Fruit played an active role in extorting huge amount of money in the name of Chhota Shakeel through property dealings for raising terror funds of D company, an official said.
The fluctuations in the prices of acid lime is giving its growers in Kanigiri area of Prakasam district the jitters.
Fruit crops were damaged in the incessant rains that lashed Kadapa, Nellore, Prakasam, Kurnool and Chittoor districts last November
The deceased was identified as M Subhani (24), a resident of Narasaraopet. He is a fruit vendor at the market.