A chance to earn millions of rupees from Kiwi farming! Government takes many big steps

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new Delhi. Foreign fruit kiwi (Kiwi) is in good demand in the country. But the good news is that Nagaland is doing kiwi gardening. And even more happily, Kiwi production is increasing. In view of this, the central government has started helping Nagaland get Kiwi state status. The production of Kiwi should be more, as well as the Kiwi also gets a bigger market, has started the initiative. Although other North-East states are also producing kiwis, they are far behind in comparison to Nagaland. Businessmen say that 24 lakh income can be taken from one hectare garden. By planting a garden in one hectare of apple, only 8.9 lakh can be earned, whereas vegetable production, mainly from tomato, can be earned from only 2 to 2.5 lakh. Kiwi is also known as Chinese Gooseberry. Although the origin of this fruit is China, it was used commercially by New Zealand. In the 1990s, a large number of orchards were planted in Kullu, Mandi, Solan, Chamba Sirmaur districts in Himachal Pradesh, but due to lack of technical knowledge, horticulture of Kiwi fruit did not prove to be as beneficial as it had potential. The main reason for this was the reduced quality of fruits, which were less neglected than those imported from abroad.

Kiwi marketing in markets across the countryOn this occasion, Union Minister of State for Agriculture Parshottam Rupala said that today the farmers of Nagaland are marketing Kiwi along with traders from big cities of the country, this is a pleasant sign. He said that foreign fruits should be produced in our country and their imports should be reduced, this is also a step towards self-reliant India campaign. Emphasis was also laid on creating a separate farmer producing organization in Nagaland for Kiwi fruit.

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Kiwi boosts Nagaland’s economy-Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Food Processing Minister Narendra Singh Tomar says that Nagaland and other north-eastern states are playing a leading role in the production of foreign fruits like Kiwi. With the increase in income of farmers here due to Kiwi production, the field of horticulture has also expanded. The economy of the state has also got a boost. He said that the State Government and the Ministry of Agriculture should work in this direction to give Nagaland the status of ‘Kiwi State’. was. He said that this step of Nagaland is going to give happiness to the country. This has added a new dimension to the agriculture sector and the farmers there will definitely benefit from it.

10 thousand crores given in the field of food processing-Union Minister Shri Tomar said that agriculture has been a matter of priority for PM Narendra Modi from the very beginning. For the last six and a half years, work has been done under the leadership of the PM in this direction, to increase the income of farmers, increase in yield, diversification of crops, food processing and farmers are moving towards cultivation of expensive crops. At the same time, under the self-reliant Bharat Abhiyan, a provision of Rs 10 thousand crore has been made in the field of food processing. Now the need is that the center, state and related institutions should work together to make the benefits of these schemes reach the farmers.

Benefits of consuming kiwi Vitamin C is 5 times more than oranges in it. More than 20 nutrients are found in it. It is also known as super fruit due to the abundance of vitamins and potassium, copper, fiber in Kiwi fruit. . About 70 grams of fresh kiwi fruit contain vitamin C 50%, vitamin K 1%, calcium 10%, fiber eight percent, vitamin E 60%, potassium 6%. The antioxidants found in it protect the body from diseases. Works. It increases the body’s anti-disease ability in the body. It is very important for health.



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