Browsing: Commodities

Agriculture
A Mandi Undone

For most of the season, the dominating discourse was whose writ runs large. By the time, the government agreed…

Agriculture
Mission Saffron

Dwindling yield has pushed Pampore’s saffron growers to a new low and sections within the government wish they start producing…

Commodities
The Chameleon Bukhari

For centuries Kashmir survived winters with focus on its hearth. Once it started hunting for alternatives beyond the mountains, it…

Commodities
Wheeling Energy

Baglihar has two separate systems for energy transmission and both are efficiently working, reports Riyaz ul Khaliq Even as weak…

Commodities
The Walnut Fudge

By Syed Asma Have your ever tasted a Walnut Fudge! If not, then you are surely missing one of the…

Agriculture
Waiting For A Bloom!

With both production and prices falling drastically since last one decade saffron is turning out to be a costly affair…

Business
Hallmarking Gold

While hallmarking has made it easy to distinguish fake gold from the real one, Kashmiri jewellers prefer to stick to…

Banking
Advancing Gold

Having a loan processed from a commercial bank can be both harassing and time consuming. But, banks have now started…

Agriculture
Warming up to wool

J&K sells 70 percent of it wool in raw form for lack of processing units. Consultants engaged by the government…

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