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article image By Tahir Ali via DawnMALAKAND DIVISION in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is not only known for its fruits and vegetables but also it has another speciality - the red beans.The area produces quality red beans, called Lobia locally, which is known for its nutritious value for being a rich source of protein. It is generally cultivated during June and harvested in October/November.According to Saeedur Rehman, a Dir-based farmer, lobia is widely cultivated in Dir, Chitral, Kohistan and Shangla. Lobia, produced…Read More

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