Farmers meeting arranged in DCO on Thursday

Thursday, April 21st, 2011
Farmers meeting at DC office

Mangalore: Speaking at a farmers’ meeting organised Thursday at DC office auditorium, Ravikiran Punacha a leader of farmers stated that that Govt should prepare a new scheme for arecanut farmers who are eager to cultivate food grains and such other crops on land. He drew the attention of district administration to the large number of […]

Ban on Gutka causes adverse affect on Areca Growers, says Campo president

Thursday, February 24th, 2011
campco press meet

Mangalore : Konkodi Padmanabha Bhat, President of the Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-operative (CAMPCO) said that the Supreme Court’s order to ban the sale of tobacco products in plastic sachets from March 1 has affected the areca growers of the region. He was speaking at the press meet held at the Campco […]

CAMPCO proposes revised prices for arecanut

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010
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Mangalore : Konkodi Padmanabha, President, CAMPCO ltd at the press meet Tuesday, September 7 said that according to the Arecanut Research and Development Foundation’s (ARDF) research team have proposed that the rates of the production cost of arecanut be fixed at Rs 114 per kg and Rs 148 per kg for red arecanut. The existing […]