Arecanut prices see a rise

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Udupi:  There has been a sharp rise in the prices of Chaali  Mangalore arecanut on August 28, Tuesday. Growers said Hosa Adike  and Hale Adike were purchased  at Rs 191 and Rs 255 per kg respectively. CAMPCO, the apex co-operative body of areca growers  on Tuesday  further encouraged the market by purchasing Hale Adike for […]

CAMPCO urges govt to announce areca policy

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Mangalore: The CAMPCO, the apex body of areca growers of the region has requested the  state and union governments to announce an areca policy considering the fact that crores of people depended on areca cultivation as their livelihood. This has been mentioned in a memorandum submitted to Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar by  CAMPCO Chief Konkodi […]

Governments move to impose ban on Gutka and Pan Masala is opposed: CAMPCO

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Mangalore, July 24: There are large number of people from Karnataka and Kerala who depend their earning on the areca nut agriculture, but the government has banned Gutka along with Pan Masala and CAMPCO condemn this, said CAMPCO president Konkodi Padmanabha. He was speaking at the press meet held at held at CAMPCO on July […]

Campco seminar on Areca Productivity: Tamilselvan addresses

Thursday, April 26th, 2012
Campco seminar

Mangalore: Tamilselvan, Director of Areca and spices in Calicut (Kozhikode) inaugurated a seminar on Choice of Fertilizers in areca farms organised by Campco Wednesday in Mangalore city, and spoke on the occasion to say Areca as not injurious to health but public is different as areca is used in Gutkhas. This faulty opinion is hitting […]

Campco Chocolates in milk parlours of India and abroad

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
campco lTD press meet

Mangalore: The Puttur Mangalore Co-operative CAMPCO is not only making chocolates for children, but selling them in far-off Madhya Pradesh to the MP state Co-operative.(Milk) Dairy Federation, to keep them in 398 milk parlours all over the state to attract customers. On Monday, Konkodi Padmanabha, CAMPCO chief told reporters that the Memorandum of Understanding (Mou) […]

Credit Co-operative Societies to hold bundh against the direct taxation on Feb 25

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
Co-operative Societies Bundh

Mangalore : The Credit Co-operative Societies will stage district wide bundh on Feb 25, Saturday against the direct taxation by central government, said Konkodi Padmanabha, president of CAMPCO. Speaking at the press meet held at Campco office on Feb 21, Tuesday, he said that Credit Co-operative Societies will organize a district level protest programme on […]

150th Jayanthi of Swami Vivekananda: His exploits recounted in RK Ashram

Friday, January 13th, 2012
150th Jayanthi of Swami Vivekananda: His exploits recounted in RK Ashram

Mangalore: Swami Vivekananda’s 150th birth anniversary(Jayanthi) took place at the Centenary Building (named after him) auditorium of Sri Ramakrishna Mission on Thursday,12th January 2012, celebrated also as National Youth day in city by 17th National Youth Festival, attended by over 3500 delegates from 35 regions/states of India for the first time here in Coastal Karnataka. […]

CAMPCO to host farmers national level contact programme

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
Campco press meet

Mangalore : CAMPCO president Konkodi Padmanabha said that said that CAMPCO will host a national-level contact programme with farmers as part of the 58th All India Cooperative Week. Speaking at the press meet held at the CAMPCO office, he said that as part of programme, the farmers will hold an interaction with directors of the […]

Mayor inaugurated the tulu cultural programme ‘Aatidonji Dina’

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Mangalore : Mayor Praveen Anchan inaugurated the event ‘Aatidonji Dina’ organized at Heritage Village, Pilikula on July 25 Monday. The event displayed the Tulu culture and lifestyle such as scythes, pots, lantern, grinders, rolling pins, farming equipment, and others. Traditional Tulu cuisine such as chutneys, patrodes, appam, kajipu, ambade and others were displayed and served. […]

MP launches Areca made product Pooga Singaar

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
‘Pooga Singaar’

Mangalore: MP Nalin Kumar Kateel launched the Deodorant Beauty Soap ‘Pooga Singar’ at Campco building on June 29, Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, he said that Agriculture is a basic tool of development in the country. But since farmers have been neglected suicide is at peak. The state government will fight against the central government […]