Tag: Himachal apple

HPMC and HIMFED procured 7956 MT apples

The HPMC and HIMFED have procured 7955.6 metric tonne apples under Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) so far. Horticulture Department official said that 4380.200 metric tonne...

2084 MT apples procured under MIS

The Horticulture Department has procured 2084 metric tonne apples under Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) upto 7th September, 2014. An official with the Horticulture Department said...

Govt’s faulty policies responsible for apple market crash: Bragta

Shimla: Former Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta has blamed the state government’s faulty policies towards the apple growers for the steep crash of the apple...

256 MT apples procured under MIS

The HPMC and HIMFED claimed to have procured 255.516 metric tonne apples under Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) upto 25th August, 2014. An official, in a...

MIS ensuring remunerative returns to fruit growers

The Government of Himachal Pradesh is implementing Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) for the procurement of Mango, Apple and Citrus fruits in the State for...

Fruit plant nutrition consultancy service proving boon for horticulturists

Fruit plant nutrition consultancy service being implemented in the State proved beneficial to the fruit growers. Through this consultancy service, the growers are getting...

One way traffic on Jubbal-Kotkhai, movement of trucks restricted

To ensure smooth traffic movement of trucks on Jubbal-Kotkhai road through Khara-Pathar, the local administration has imposed one way traffic regulation. As per the...

GPS to protect vehicles ferrying apples

The Horticulture department has decided to install Global Positioning Systems (GPS) for monitoring of trucks ferrying apple produce. Identity cards would also be issued...

HP exempts Goods Carriages to obtain permit for apple transportation

The Himachal Pradesh Government has exempted all Goods carriages coming from neighbouring States from the requirement of obtaining a permit under Section 66(1) of...

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...

Bragta raises apple import issue with Union Finance Minister

Senior BJP leader and former state Horticulture Minister Narinder Bragta, MP Anurag Thakur, Virender Kashyap and Ram Swaroop Sharma today met Union Finance Minister...

A brief note on Apple Import

Growing apple imports, a worry for apple growers of Himachal, a report compiled by Chetan Singh Bragta. As per the trade data of...