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Opportunity to Earn Lakhs of Rupees by Growing Kiwis! The government has taken many important steps

New Delhi. The exotic Kiwi fruit is in good demand in the country. But the good news is that Nagaland is growing kiwis. And what is even more gratifying is that kiwi production is increasing. In view of this, the Central Government has started helping Nagaland obtain Kiwi State status. In order to increase the production of kiwi, along with this, the kiwi must get a larger market, which is why the initiative has been launched. Although other northeastern states are also producing kiwifruit, they are far behind compared to Nagaland. Entrepreneurs say that an income of 24 lakhs can be earned from one hectare of garden. Only 8.9 lakh can be earned by planting a garden on one hectare of apples, while only 2 to 2.5 lakh can be earned from producing vegetables, mainly tomato. Kiwi is also known as Chinese gooseberry. Although the origin of this fruit is China, but commercially it was used by New Zealand. In Himachal Pradesh, in the 1990s, many orchards were planted in Kullu, Mandi, Solan and Chamba Sirmaur districts, but due to lack of technical knowledge, kiwifruit horticulture did not prove to be as beneficial as its potential. The main reason for this was the low quality of the fruits, which less was neglected fruits imported from abroad.

Commercialization of the Kiwi in the markets of the whole country-On this occasion, the Union Minister of State for Agriculture, Parshottam Rupala, said that today farmers in Nagaland are trading kiwi with traders in the country’s big cities, it is a happy sign. He said that foreign fruits should be produced here and their import should be reduced, this is also a step in the direction of India self-sufficiency drive. He also emphasized the formation of a separate Farmers Producers Organization in Nagaland for kiwi.

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Kiwi boosted Nagaland’s economyUnion Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Food Processing Minister Narendra Singh Tomar says Nagaland and other northeastern states are playing a leading role in producing exotic fruits such as kiwi. Along with the increased income of farmers here due to kiwi production, the field of horticulture has also expanded. The state’s economy has also received a boost. He said that the State Government and the Ministry of Agriculture should work in this direction to grant the status of ‘Kiwi State’ to Nagaland.

Union Minister Tomar had this to say when talking about the value chain development program for kiwifruit organized by the Nagaland Central Institute of Horticulture. He said that this step by Nagaland will bring happiness to the country. This has added a new dimension to the agricultural sector and farmers will definitely benefit.

10 billion rupees awarded in the field of food processingUnion Minister Shri Tomar said agriculture has been a priority issue for Prime Minister Narendra Modi since the beginning. For the last 6 and a half years, under the leadership of PM, work is being done in this direction to increase farmers’ income, increase yield production, diversify crops, process food and move towards expensive crops. At the same time, a provision of Rs 10 billion rupees was made in the field of food processing under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. Now the need is for the Center, the states and the organizations involved to work together to bring the benefits of all these schemes to farmers.

Benefits of consuming Kiwi- The vitamin C inside is 5 times more than the orange. Inside there are more than 20 nutrients. Due to the abundance of vitamins and potassium, copper, fiber in kiwi, it is also called a super fruit. . Approximately 70 grams of fresh kiwi contains 50% vitamin C, 1% vitamin K, 10% calcium, 8% fiber, 60% vitamin E and 6% potassium. diseases Works. Increases the body’s immunity power in the body. very important for health.undefined

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