Tapping the Potential of Farm Export is the need of the hour

Tapping the Potential of Farm Export is the need of the hour

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A study reveals that export of fruits and vegetables from India were below the export prices during the decade 2004-2014. In most cases restrictive trade policies ruined the chances of making most of the export/import opportunities. A perfect example to understand this is the 2007-08 global food crisis; even though the Indian products were highly […]

Beware of Artificial Ripening in Fruits

Beware of Artificial Ripening in Fruits

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Food and health security must be the top most priority of any Government towards its citizens. However, even today, it has been found that fruit and vegetable vendors in India use chemicals to ripen up the fruits and vegetables. Although ripening through usage of chemicals is banned in several countries, India still continues to use […]

Export of Vegetables from India

Export of Vegetables from India

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India’s climatic conditions are suitable for most vegetables and fruits, which ensures its availability for most of the time of the year. India is ranked second in the production of fruits and vegetables after China and 24th rank in exporting vegetables. According to National Horticulture Database during 2014-2015, India produced 189.478 million metric tonnes of […]

An Unsung Super Vegetable The Okra-Okra exports from India

Why Okra is Good for Your Health?

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More than often, you come across people who will turn their face away in disgust at the mention of Okra. Very few people will declare their undying love for this humble vegetable. However, did you know that Okra has been eaten as well as been used as a medicine in South America, Africa and the […]