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Fruit of Heaven

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article image The fruits of mulberry, family Moracease, botanically named Ficus carica, are called figs or Anjeer. In remote era, figs were the earliest cultivated trees which were originated in region of western Asia and Mediterranean regions. Worldwide major producers of figs are Mexico, Iran, Spain, Greece, Turkey, China and Syria.  Some parts of Punjab, KPK and […]…Read More

Pineapple a magical fruit to combat “Hypertension”

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article image The pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with an eatable numerous organic product comprising of blended berries, likewise called pineapples, and the most financially noteworthy plant in the Bromeliaceae family. Pineapples might be developed from a crown cutting of the organic product, perhaps blossoming in 5-10 months and fruiting in the accompanying six months. […]…Read More

Jack Fruit

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article image Different fruits have different charms, jack fruit is one of them. The word jackfruit comes from Portuguese. Garcia de Orta, physicians firstly named jackfruit in 1953 in his book. In Urdu, Jackfruit is called Kathal. Its botanical name is Artocarpus heterophyllus and family belongs to Moraceae. Its order is rosales in kingdom plantae. Its genus […]…Read More

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Pakistan losing $200 million due to fruit fly: experts

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article image The country is losing $200 million annually due to fruit fly, which is a serious threat to export of fruits and vegetables. It was said by agricultural experts during a seminar organised by the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, in collaboration with the district government on the directives of the Punjab government here on Saturday. The […]…Read More

FRUIT FLY- A Serious Insect Pest of Horticultural Crops in Pakistan.

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article image Fruit fly is a serious pest of fruits and vegetables in Pakistan. It causes intensive fruit losses from 50 to 90%. Mango, guava, citrus, melon, and cucurbits are seriously affected. The quality of fruits, financial losses, health problems and quarantine risk is caused by its attack. Prominent species found in Pakistan are Bactrocera zonata, B. […]…Read More

Mango Fruit Festival

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Sindhri Mango is pride of Pakistan Exhibition and seminar, a twin that is 52nd National Mango and Summer Fruit Festival are organized at Mirpurkhas (Sindh). Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) office at Hyderabad participated in the twin events. The Exhibition held at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Hall, Horticulture Research Institute, Mirpurkhas. Provincial Minister for Agriculture […]…Read More

Lime: the miraculous fruit

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A natural combina- tion of sweet, juicy and sour sweet lime is a strange sum- mer fruit that can fresh you instantly. You can enjoy its pulpy flesh by slowly chew- ing it or you can drink a glass full of its yellowish green juice. It is low calorie and low fat diet with strange and countless benefits. It is truly the precious fruit or you can say the fruit of heaven. It is cure of about all diseases in present season. Let us take glimpse of its some benefits: Prevents and treats…Read More

Fruit leather: an instant source of energy

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article image DO YOU know that you can eat leather too? Yes, it is true. Let me take you into the food world where leather is a delicious and healthy snack.You are already aware that fresh fruits and vegetables are rich in vitamins and minerals consequently having a greater value regarding health benefits. They own bounteous nutritious components like antioxidant compounds, laid back with tocopherols, anthocyanins, carotenoids and phenolic compounds. The reduction in the risk of cardiovascular diseases,…Read More

Fruit Leather; An instant source of energy

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article image Do you know that you can eat leather too? Yes, it is true. Let me take you into the food world where leather is a delicious and healthy snack.You are already aware that fresh fruits and vegetables are rich in vitamins and minerals consequently having a greater value regarding health benefits. They own bounteous nutritious components like antioxidant compounds, laid back with tocopherols, anthocyanins, carotenoids and phenolic compounds. The reduction in the risk of cardiovascular diseases,…Read More