Each of the farms had 200 to 2,500 palm trees, 50 to 100 mango, lemon and chikoo
trees in addition to vegetables and a variety of melons.
With an eye on agriculture, Khan planted the farm with a number of Alphonso mango and chikoo
trees along with coconut palms.
The participants of the delegation specialize in the production and export of various fruits and vegetables including Guava, Chikoo
(Sepatila), Mango, Citrus, Berry, Potato, Dry fruits, Gurr, Tobacco (cigar), Fresh and dry dates etc.
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The novel, Irani explained, is set among the Irani community in the heart of the chikoo
land of Dahanu, a little way off Mumbai -- a landscape the author was familiar with since childhood since his parents owned a farm there.
The family-run shop serves up the sweet dessert Indian-style, with flavors that are hard to come by this far from Bollywood, such as saffron, gulkand (made with rose petals), and chikoo
(a tropical fruit).
Being somewhat a hard fruit, transporting apples long distances is relatively easy compared to other fruit such as banana, chikoo
, and mangoes.
Varieties include: Pistachio, packed with the real pistachios, unlike many "pistachio-flavored" products that use less-expensive almonds; Saffron, with almonds and real saffron; Mango, made with custardy Alphonso mangoes; Malai, an Indian favorite of cream and almond; Chikoo
, with sapote fruit, kiwi, pear, pistachios and brown sugar; Faluda, infused with sweetened exotic rosewater, Strawberry and Coconut.
In the lower Sindh the fertility of the land and better climatic conditions is helpful for cultivation of value added crops like Mango, Guava, jujube, chikoo
The place is popular for its fruit ice-creams -- the best ones being sitaphal, chikoo
He also explained about banana tissue culture, mung bean-sugarcane intercropping, wheat zero tillage as well as initiatives taken in research of different horticultural plants like Ber, Chikoo
, Falsa, Tomato and Bamboo.