News Topic:Apple Harvest

Growers, traders face huge losses as rates of cold storage apples plummet

The fruit growers and traders in Kashmir who had kept their produce in cold storage units said they are facing huge losses as rates have plummeted to an all-time low.

South African apple imports cause price decline for Kashmiri apples

With South African apples now entering Indian markets, the prices of Kashmiri apples have seen a further decline, resulting in significant losses for buyers and growers.

Kashmiri farmers embrace exotic apple varieties

A remarkable trend is unfolding in Kashmir with farmers and horticulturists embracing exotic apple plant varieties over traditional ones.

Demand for Kashmiri apples soar this Ramadan

With Ramadan in progress, demand for Kashmiri apples has soared across India. Since the beginning of Ramadan, growers have started shipping apples.

500 boxes of apples stolen from Shopian orchard

Nearly 500 apple boxes were stolen from an orchard last night in the Batapora Niladang village of Shopian district, according to the owner of the property.

Government bans apple imports costing below Rs 50 per kilogram

Central government has amended its import policy for apples by introducing Minimum Important Price (MIP) and banning the import of apples costing below Rs 50 per kg.

Bumper apple crop affects smooth passage to fruit-laden trucks on NH: Div Com

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, P K Pole said the bumper apple crop this year affected the smooth passage to the fruit-laden trucks along Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.

Traffic authorities directed to clear stranded trucks on Srinagar-Jammu Highway

Chief Secretary, Dr Arun Kumar Mehta impressed upon the concerned traffic authorities to clear the stranded traffic within 24 hours and certify the same at the earliest.

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