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Growing Lemons – How To Grow A Lemon Tree

By Nikki Phipps - Gardening Know How - Growing a lemon tree is not that difficult. As long as you provide their basic needs, growing lemons can be a very rewarding experience. How to Grow a Lemon Tree Outdoors Lemons are the most sensitive to cold than all other citrus trees. Due to this cold sensitivity, lemon trees should be planted near the south side of the home. Lemon trees need protection from frost. Growing them near the house should help with this. Lemon trees also require…

How to grow a lemon tree from seed

When life gives you lemons, grow trees! If you’ve ever seen a flowering lemon tree, you’ll understand why. For those of you who haven’t, allow me explain. Their lush, dark green, oval leaves have a glossy texture that shimmers in sunlight. Their delicate white flowers bloom with a citrus fragrance and are soft to the touch. Their exotic nature provides an alluring quality. And, finally, they bear the exciting possibility of fruit! Typically, lemon trees flourish outdoors year-round in…

Public money: Hundred acres bought for agro research project wasting away

June 13, 2014 By Kamran Khan PESHAWAR-Tribune: Vast swathes of land bought for cultivation of vegetables and fruits under a research project worth millions of rupees are reportedly lying barren, causing a huge loss to the national exchequer. An official of the provincial agriculture department said the land was bought near the Charsadda interchange on the Peshawar-Islamabad Motorway for setting up a farm under the agriculture research centre project on the directions of former…

China (Guangzhou) International Natural Food Exhibition

China (Guangzhou) International Natural Food Exhibition 19-21 September 2014 Exhibition Scope 1, Natural Food: Grain and Seeds, Rice, Meat, Vegetables, Seafood, Fruits, Edible Oil, Snack Food, Frozen Food, Baby Food, Healthy Food, Agricultural and Sideline Products, Mold Products, Novel Food, Green Food, e.g. 2, Beverage: Dairy Products, Fruit Juice, Coffee, Vegetable Juice, Tea Drinks, Tea Products, Mineral Water, Instant Drinks, Wine, Spirit, Honey, e.g.…

King of fruits: Exporters taking pre-emptive steps ahead of mango season

Published: April 12, 2014- Express Tribune EU’s standards will help Pakistan modernise its horticulture industry to increase fruit and vegetable exports. PHOTO: FILE KARACHI: With the mango season around the corner, fruit exporters and the government have increased their efforts to make hot water treatment (HWT) compulsory for all mango exports to the European Union (EU). This would be to ensure that only quality fruits are exported. Pakistan Fruit and Vegetable Exporters, Importers…

Blueberry Plant: Fruits

Blueberries are perennial flowering plants with indigo-colored. Species in the section Cyanococcus are the most common fruits sold as "blueberries" and are native to North America(commercially cultivated highbush blueberries were not introduced into Europe until the 1930s). Species in the section Cyanococcus are the most common fruits sold as "blueberries" and are native to North America(commercially cultivated high bush blueberries were not introduced into Europe until the 1930s). They…

Fruits and vegetables export : Exploration of new markets proves beneficial

By Tanveer Sher February 03, 2014 KARACHI: Exploration of new markets for fruits and vegetables of the country has elicited positive results as evident from the fact that country's export has made a substantial jump of 16 percent during the last one year. According to former All Pakistan Fruit and Vegetable Exporters Association (APFV) chairman Abdul Wahid, never before such a steep increase was witnessed in the export volume of fruits and vegetables in a one-year period as the total…

Eat These 5 Fruits To Get Healthy And Glowing Skin: Nutrition

Oindrila Nutrition: Simple lifestyle changes like incorporating fruits in your daily diet can give you glowing skin. Fruits help with Clear complexion; Skin rejuvenation, Natural hydration; Improvement of Skin texture and making the skin appear youthful and glowing. Fruits are safe with no side effects and are cost-effective at the same time. They are free from toxins and have a host of skin and health benefits. Let us look at a few fruits to get fair and glowing skin. 1. Bananas:…

Vegetables, fruits: supply system made further effective: minister

December 21, 2013 Punjab Food Minister and Chairman Price Control Committee Bilal Yaseen said supply system of vegetables and fruits have been made further effective in all markets of districts across Punjab. He said, as a result of government steps, prices of everyday items have been reduced, due to which edible items have now become accessible to the common man. The Provincial Food Minister expressed these views while monitoring auction of vegetables and fruits at Badami Bagh Market…

Guava production and value addition: Fruits

Iqra Junejo Fruits: According to sources the under cultivation of guava is 58,500 hectares and the total production is 468,300 tonnes .it is grown in all four provinces of Pakistan. In Sindh it is grown in larkana and Hyderabad, Mirpur Khas, Neusheroferoz, Nawabshah and Khairpur. In Punjab it is mainly grown in Gujranwala, Lahore, Kasur, Sheikhupura, Sargodha, Jhang, Sangla Hills, while Haripur, Banu and Kohat are famous for its cultivation KPK. Pakistan ranks 2nd among guava producing…

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