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  • Steps to check raw cashew shortage

    Feb 4th, 2017

    To overcome raw cashew shortage, cashew being grown in the farms of Agriculture and SC/ST departments this season would be given to the Kerala State Cashew Development Corporation and Capex.

    An official release said here on Friday that the produce from the farms of Kerala Farming Corporation, Plantation Corporation, Aaralam Farm and such others as well as farmers’ cooperative societies would be procured at market price for addressing shortage of raw cashew.

    Price panel

    A price determination committee headed by the Additional Chief Secretary, Planning and Economic Affairs Department, has been constituted for fixing the procurement price from time to time.