Climate Change: The upward shift is linked to non-fulfilment of specific requirements concerning weather parameters like temperature, rainfall, snowfall, humidity and evaporation threatening the future of the apple sector.
Duty free apples from Iran have been coming to India via Afghanistan under the India - Afghanistan Free Trade Agreement for last two years. In spite of numerous petitions and representations made by the farmers of Himachal...
Snowfall has broken a 30-year-old record in Himachal Pradesh. And, if the horticulture scientists are to be believed, the state is heading for a ‘bumper season'.
The prices of the apple boxes weighing between 20 kg to 25 kg, have plummeted from Rs 2,200-2,400 to Rs 700 to 1,200 in just 10 days.
Price crashes as supply glut and several other factors manipulate market in Himachal Pradesh
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