Dharma Singh Kathayat of Chandannath Municipality-8, Jumla district, has reached Province headquarter Surkhet carrying apples that produced himself in his field. He said that he reached Surkhet by carrying 50 quintile apples with his friend Dharma Bohora. Jumla’s apples in the market.
Similarly, Munbahadur Dangi of Tatopani Municipality-2, Dangiwada informed that he has sold 30 quintals of an apple this year so far.
Like the apples of Kathayat and Dangi, organic apples of the Jumla farmers are getting market in these days. With this market have been superfluous with the organic apple of Jumla. According to the District Agriculture Development Office, Jumla, apples have reached the market that has been picking from in the last week of August. The traders have informed that the apples have been taking the market of Surkhet, Nepalgunj, Dhangadi, Butwal, Kathmandu, Pokhara and up to Biratnagar of eastern Nepal.
According to the Agriculture Development Office, Juma now apple picking season is near to end. The farmers have been stuck in their hectic schedule of export and storage. According to Agriculture Technician Khemraj Shahi, the apple of Jumla have picked a good market share at this point in time.
Source : TRN,