Tag: apple

Apple growers get insight into ‘managed pollination’

Nauni/Solan: Himachal Pradesh produces substantial amount of fruits. Nestled in the Himalaya, the state is known as a fruits bowl, but due to lack...

Encroachment: Addl Chief Secretary to explore possibilities to give relief to...

Shimla: To review the latest status of encroachment cases in various parts of the State, a High Powered Committee constituted by the government to...

Apple – A pictogram of economic boom in Himachal

Apple is the mainstay of 1.70 lakh families across the seven districts of the state and constitutes 49% of the total area under fruit...

Apple tree felling: Cong leaders urge CM to file a review...

To reconsider the move of the government pertaining to removal of encroachments and felling of apple trees in orchards and other fruit trees ...

CPM opposes apple tree cutting, calls for Chipko movement

The Himachal Pradesh CPM has opposed the cutting of apple trees and given a call of ‘Chipko’ movement to protect plants from the nefarious...

Govt to procure only above 51mm diameter apple under MIS

Aiming to procure 1, 06,887 M.T. apples, the State Government has decided to implement Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) from 20 July to 31 October,...

Manglet denounces Bragta’s claims about Parala marketing yard

Congress leader and Chairman, H.P Marketing Board Subhash Manglet has denounced allegations of former Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta in which the latter has accused...

Himachal Government endevours to enhance fruit production

Himachal Pradesh is fast emerging as the Fruit bowl of the country and the State Government is endeavouring to make horticulture sector as a...

Making Apple Industry Enliven in International Trade Regime

The development of horticulture has always been the priority sector of the State Government. The Horticulture industry of the State is presently contributing more...

State is fast moving towards adopting the universal carton: Narinder Bragta

Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta said that State is fast moving towards adopting the universal carton. To make it possible in the State Bragta had...

Vidya Stokes for law to standardise apple grading

Apples are the source of earning of the Agriculturists in Shimla, Kullu & Kinnaur. Every year, growers produce tons of apples, but do not...

HP apple growers to finally benefit from the much awaited anti-hail...

Himachal Pradesh will become the first state in Asia to benefit from the merits of an anti-hail gun for the apple growers in the...