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Coconut Board clears neera project

13 December 2011


The Project Approval Committee meeting of the Technology Mission on Coconut has cleared a project for establishment of Neera demonstration unit at the Horticulture Farm, Thumbe in South Karnataka. The committee approved the project at a total cost of Rs 1.15 crore.

The project was submitted by the Department of Horticulture, Government of Karnataka under Technology Mission on Coconut. There are technologies available (low cost and high cost) to preserve Neera for a period of 3 days to 2 months. The technology has been developed by Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) and DFRL, Mysore…..

Read more: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/agri-biz/article2712194.ece


Written by csirindia

December 18, 2011 at 8:55 am

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