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Climate change hits mango production
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Climate change hits mango production

January 21, 2022

This April, shell out more to relish the king of fruits Mysore/Mysuru: Summertime is synonymous with mangoes. Every year, mango trees are expected to begin flowering in December, with many unripe fruits in March or so. April and May is peak mango season. But recently, there have been inconsistencies in the behaviour of this tree….

Mumbai man buys 12 mangoes for Rs. 1.2 lakh !
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Mumbai man buys 12 mangoes for Rs. 1.2 lakh !

June 28, 2021

Helps Jamshedpur girl buy smartphone for online classes Mumbai: An ‘uncle’ from Mumbai helped an 11-year-old girl from Jamshedpur to pursue her dreams of buying a smartphone and attend online classes.  Tulsi Kumari, who sells mangoes by the roadside, was left in shock when a certain Ameya Hete bought 12 mangoes from her worth Rs….

Mango sales turn sour on Highway
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Mango sales turn sour on Highway

June 23, 2021

Just 15 to 20 mango vendors line Mysuru-Hunsur Highway instead of the usual 300  Mango vendors hit by poor sales as motorists do not stop fearing COVID risk Hunsur/Mysuru: Pandemic-induced lockdown and restrictions have hit supplies and sales of mangoes in the peak season, causing losses to farmers and traders who are unable to market…

Coronavirus steals scent of Mangoes
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Coronavirus steals scent of Mangoes

April 25, 2020

Growers bear the brunt of lockdown; Prices plummet to new low due to lack of demand Mysore/Mysuru: Summer is soaring and the ‘King of Fruits’ has not yet occupied its throne in Mysuru, thanks to COVID-19 outbreak. Due to the pandemic and the ongoing lockdown, the mangoes are not getting an enthusiastic welcome that it…

Mango Mania: Mysureans go gaga over Mangoes
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Mango Mania: Mysureans go gaga over Mangoes

May 11, 2019

Summer is soaring and the ‘King of Fruits’ has occupied its throne in Mysuru. Luscious mangoes have piled up in make-shift shops, carts, street corners and stalls at various junctions and prominent places. It is that time of the year when other fruits are sidelined and mango is placed on top of the fruit ladder….

Mango, Jackfruit Mela from tomorrow
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Mango, Jackfruit Mela from tomorrow

May 31, 2018

Mysuru:  Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G. Sankar will inaugurate the Mango and Jackfruit Mela organised by the Horticulture Department at Curzon Park premises near the Mysore Palace at 9 am tomorrow. The Mela is being held from June 1 to 5 and will be open from 9 am to 8 pm. In all, there are 28…

Highway Mango Mandi
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Highway Mango Mandi

May 19, 2018

By V. Shourabh Speeding SUVs, bikes and cars slow down and stop as they approach a stretch on the ever-busy highway between Yelwal and Ankanahalli on the Mysuru-Hunsur Road. reason: To buy luscious mangoes. The two-kilometre stretch has literally transformed into a Mango Mandi and from February till about August, Mango Pyramids greet motorists on…

Take a bite: Mango fever grips city
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Take a bite: Mango fever grips city

April 23, 2017

Prices are affordable; have gone up only by 5 percent compared to last year, say traders By S. Kenneth Shishir Growing larger and slowly changing from bright green to glowing yellow, the ripening mangos now dominate Mysuru markets. And every Mysurean — young and the old — is keen on titillating his/ her taste-buds. The…

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