Beware of Glossy Fruits!

Mangoes, the most sought after seasonal fruit in the summer, have arrived in to markets in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu by the lorry load but corporation health official wave raised a note of caution saying the fruit may have been prematurely ripened with calcium carbide. (Image from Deccan Chronicle) Industrial-grade calcium carbide may […]

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Please give your feedback!

We had sent our first consignment of 1000 dozens to Pune on 30th April, and all were taken away by 2nd May. Many people who came to collect their order, ended up taking more along or came back later to collect more. Some who had placed orders did not come to collect even after getting […]

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What really went wrong?

We and our member farmers in Devgad (and all farmers in Konkan) were delighted at the start of this year (2011) on sight of our Alphonso trees. Riding on a twice-the-average bloom, blanket of flowers had wrapped almost all Alphonso trees, so much that leaves were hardly visible. That gave us a hope of a […]

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Alphonso in the Fridge! Please No!

Today we had a person call up and ask us if he keeps the Alphonso in the fridge, will it last longer. He had already dumped them in the fridge 24 hours before he called us. We couldn’t help but feel sorry for the poor little fellows in the cold. Alphonso is not just a […]

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Order Dispatch Begins!

Dear Patrons, We have started dispatch of mangoes against all orders. The vehicle for Pune left early last night and vehicles to Mumbai have started leaving every day. We have sent emails and SMS to all those whose orders are registered. Probably some have not got either, or may have gotten into spam. Those who have […]

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