Stories Tagged 'Apple farming'
Apple farming has been booming in the far west region of Karnali due to ever-expanding road network that has linked farmers to the markets. It all began with the construction of the Surkhet-Jumla road a decade ago, which paved the way for apple farming to take off. Now, more and more apple growers are becoming commercial and making handsome income from the business.full story »
An apple farm in the western mountainous Nepali district of Manang has harvested 215,000 kg of apple worth Rs32.3 million. The farm operated by Agro Manang Pvt Ltd in northern Nesyang village has generated a net profit of Rs26 million from sales of the fruit.full story »