Campco to hold training on areca palm climbing from December 5

Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Mangaluru: Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative (Campco) Limited will conduct a five-day training programme on areca palm climbing from December 5 at Central Plantation Crops Research Institute’s (CPCRI) regional station in Vitla. Speaking to reporters here on Friday, Campco president S.R. Satishchandra said there was a need for persons trained in climbing […]

The countdown for jackfruit development has begun in the country: Mr. Padre

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: Experts at the formation day function of Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative Ltd. (CAMPCO) here on Wednesday urged the cooperative to venture into procurement and marketing of jackfruit. CAMPCO now procured and marketed arecanut, cocoa, rubber and pepper. The Central Registrar of Cooperatives, under the Union Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and […]

CAMPCO inaugurates its sales unit in Surath

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Mangaluru : The Arecanut grown in the States of Karnataka and Kerala has got a huge demand in Northern India and hence to meet the consumer needs at upcountry Market, CAMPCO commenced its 3rd Sales Depot at Gujarat earlier being Ahmedabad and Rajkot and in the entire Country its the 14th Sales Depot. Surat is […]

‘Arecanut is not carcinogenic, has medicinal properties’

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Mangaluru: An interim report compiled by CPCRI on the medicinal properties of arecanut has been submitted to the Union government recently, by a delegation representing Campco, Mamcos, Tumcos and Karnataka State Arecanut Societies Marketing Federation. Briefing reporters here on Monday, Campco president S R Sathishchandra said that the report was submitted to Union Minister for […]

Decks cleared for Campco’s entry into cashew, coconut marketing

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Mangaluru: Decks have been cleared for the entry of the Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative Ltd (Campco), Mangaluru, into the procurement and marketing of cashewnut and coconut. The Central Registrar of Cooperatives under the Union Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers’ Welfare, has approved the by-laws of the Campco, amended to enable […]

Farmers urged to grow oil palm in clusters

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Mangaluru: Additional Director of State Horticulture (Oil Palm) H.S. Shivakumar said here on Friday that taking up oil palm cultivation in clusters will help farmers. Addressing a meeting of oil palm growers of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi, he said the country imported 144 lakh tonnes of edible oil in 2016-17. In that, 70% constituted oil […]

Areca tea gets best agriculture start-up award

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Mangaluru: The Indian Council of Food and Agriculture has chosen areca tea as the best agriculture start-up of the year. Union minister for commerce and industry, Suresh Prabhu, presented the Agro Start-up Award to Nivedan Nempe, the founder of areca tea, at an award ceremony organized by ICAI in New Delhi last Thursday. Areca tea […]

Centre to seek feedback on draft farm export policy

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Mangaluru: Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday that the draft of the agricultural export policy proposed by the government was ready and would be uploaded on the ministry’s website soon for comments from people. He was speaking after inaugurating the new amenity building of Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and […]

Campco opens its sales branch at Rajkot

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Mangaluru : Jyothindra Bhai Mehta, national president, Sahakar Bharathi and chairman, National Federation of Urban Cooperative Banks and Credit Societies Ltd inaugurated Campco branch at Rajkot on Monday. Speaking after inauguration Mehta said that Campco was a source of light to lakhs of areca nut, cocoa and rubber growers. He appreciated the co-operative for supplying […]

Campco Dilwale chocolate

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017