Latest News for: Coconut farm


Indian cocoa growers begin to get a taste of bean-to-bar global concept

Business Line 11 May 2021
Barring Kerala, cocoa is grown as an intercrop in coffee, arecanut, coconut or oil palm farms ... GVSR Prasad, a farmer who grows cocoa as an intercrop with coconut at Tadikalapudi village in Andhra Pradesh’s West Godavari district, says large chocolate manufacturers are currently paying growers about ₹185 per kg of cocoa against ₹210 a few years ago.

Coconut prices surge in Koforidua as demand slumps

Business Ghana 06 May 2021
Consumer prices of coconut fruits have increased from ... Mr Kofi Asare, a popular coconut seller, told the GNA that the unit price at farm joints has climbed from 80 Ghana pesewas to GHS1.20, and for sellers to break even, they have to also raise the price to GHS2.00 or GHS2.50.

Berkeley’s Third Culture Bakery brings “immersive” mochi bakery and matcha cafe to Walnut Creek

East Bay Times 06 May 2021
In addition to mochi doughnuts and muffins, which are made with California-grown mochiko rice flour from Koda Farms, organic butter and a house-made blend of pandan and coconut milk, the cafe will feature seasonal matcha desserts, like soft serve and parfaits, in the summer.

Jamaica Producers Group Ltd invests in plantain farm

Fresh Plaza 04 May 2021
Jamaica Producers Group Ltd is investing $100 million into a plantain farm on lands ... According to, the company’s farm-fresh portfolio already includes ripe and green bananas, pineapples and coconuts.

Shortcake Shortcuts

The Pilot 03 May 2021
Nothing from Florida, California, even the Garden of Eden comes close to local, perfectly ripe strawberries ... True, the homemade biscuit or sponge cake varieties take some doing ... Sara Lee frozen pound cake is standard; for extra flavor and texture, slice a frozen Pepperidge Farm Coconut Layer Cake into flat rectangles, about an inch thick ... .

Sex racket busted, 2 women rescued

The Times of India 02 May 2021
SmallMediumLarge ... An investigation officer said the massage centre was run by 52-year-old A Mohammed Aris, of Kamban Nagar at Ondipudur, on a coconut farm on Kannampalayam Road at Kalangal village. “We received an information that Mohammed Arish, who also owns a poultry farm, was using the massage centre for flesh trade ... .

Summer rain may bring much-needed respite from heat

The Times of India 01 May 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. Up Next. Coimbatore ... Weather experts said the district was likely to receive light to moderate showers from May 4 to the middle of the month ... Farmers said the summer rain was a blessing, especially for banana and coconut farms ... The summer rain will serve both purposes,” said Karthik Krishnakumar, a coconut farmer ... .

Farm diversity includes soap

West Hawaii Today 25 Apr 2021
In addition to their cacao, they also have more than four hundred coffee trees as well as some mangos, coconuts, bananas, avocados, citrus trees and pineapple all intermingled throughout the farm ... They use sustainably farmed ingredients like extra virgin olive oil, coconut and palm kernel oil and local kukui nut oil in their production.

Vietnamese coconut export season is at its peak as prices rise

Fresh Plaza 23 Apr 2021
This is the peak period of the Vietnamese coconut export season. The price of coconuts from the Ben Tre regions rose to a high level ... continues to increase, so the price of coconut is pushed up ... He shared his insights into the effectiveness of bees as natural enemies of harmful insects after he applied this method on his coconut farm.

Registry system offers benefits to enrolled coco farmers

Sun Star 19 Apr 2021
For owners of coconut farms not more than five hectares, tenants, tillers, growers, or farm workers, they will receive benefits stipulated in Republic Act 11524 or Coconut Farmers and Industry Trust Fund Act ... For owners of coconut farms with an area exceeding five hectares, they ...

Granite plough, cubical dice found at Keeladi

The Times of India 18 Apr 2021
The three-sided polished implement is indicative of the fact that the people of Keeladi may have indulged in farming ... The birds were found dead at a coconut grove in Vadugapatti near Manapparai on Friday. The owner of the farm Kalaiselvi informed the forest department official.

Election Commission strips Jana Sena of ‘tumbler’ symbol

The Times of India 17 Apr 2021
Hyderabad ... November 18, 2025 ... They include India Praja Bandhu party (trumpet), Hindustan Janata Party (coconut farm), Marxist Communist Party of India (gas cylinder) and Indian Praja Congress (whistle), as all these parties failed to contest 10 per cent of the total 150 wards in GHMC. Download. The Times of Indiafor Latest News ... Hyderabad ... .

Review: Patriarchy and the Pangolin by Aditi Patil

Hindustan Times 16 Apr 2021
Rani in Chorwad, who thinks of the first 25 years of her life as the worst ones, not being allowed to study and married off, is happy to take care of her coconut farm after the death of her husband, a drunk “man-child” who yelled at her ... “Then she told us all about the farm, its ...

Jana Sena loses symbol 'Glass Tumbler'

The Times of India 16 Apr 2021
HYDERABAD ... Now, the party has decided to contest Greater Warangal and elections ... November 18, 2025 ... They include (Trumpet), Hindustan Janata Party (coconut farm), Marxist Communist Party of India (gas cylinder) and Indian Praja Congress (whistle), as all these parties failed to contest 10 per cent of the total 150 wards in GHMC. Download ... .