Stories Tagged 'Apple farmers'
Apple growers in Mugu are worried about their output this year as their trees are not bearing usual amount of fruit. Hailstorms had battered apple trees in April and May when the fruit was in the development stage.full story »
Farmer Mani Chandra Pandey of Phoi Mahadev village in Kalikot district used to sell his potatoes for Rs5 per kg. After a road was built connecting the remote village in western Nepal this week, his potatoes fetched Rs12 per kg as they could be easily shipped to market by motor vehicle.full story »
Apple farmers of Mustang are scrambling to harvest and sell their produce in time for Dashain. These apples can be offered as gifts to friends and family as they are a popular item due to their unique taste.full story »