Jumla sees apple sale amounting to Rs 22.5 million in a week
Until a few years ago, farmers of Jumla district in the Mid-western region had to dump apples for want of buyers due to various reasons including lack of feasible transportation in particular.
The things have changed over the years. Now the produce is gaining a good market within and outside the district, while buyers approaching farmers at their farms to buy apple. The potential market for Jumla apples include nearby districts like Surkhet and Banke. Each kilogram of apple is priced at Rs 60 at the farming. …MORE