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Agriculture
Veg Wonders 

Urbanization forced city vegetable growers look for cheap land and labour in the periphery. Bugam in Budgam had both. But…

Agriculture
Dream Apple

With government and business fleecing apple for votes and notes, nobody thought of any intervention that could take it even…

Agriculture
Fundamental Shrinkage

With inheritance and mutations reducing the land holding, Kashmir is heading towards induced joblessness in coming days, reports R S…

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…

Agriculture
Apple Woes

Despite increase in production apple growers in south Kashmir are finding it hard to carry on the occupation as quality…

Agriculture
Obnoxious Sprays

With produce worth Rs 300 crore lost last season Kashmir’s horticulture sector is no longer a safe investment. Saima Bhat…

Agriculture
The Money Plants

At the peak of militancy, Zakir Hussain Qadri would sell home appliances door to door in Punjab.  As things improved,…

Agriculture
Mission Impossible

The multi-crore NSM scheme was launched to revive the dwindling saffron production in Kashmir. But since its launch the ambitious…

Agriculture
A Game Changer

 As India and Pakistan were fighting over Kargil heights, a south Kashmir boy takes off for US to study. Nine…

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