City HOPCOMS on a slow decline

Private players, policies, eat up market share. The farmer produce procured by Horticultural Producers’ Co-operative Marketing and Processing Society Ltd.(HOPCOMS) has declined from 60 tonnes a day to 40 tonnes a day in the last three to four years. Jayaprakash, Marketing Head of HOPCOMS said that out of 270 outlets in the city, only 100 […]

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Lack of Cold Storage Facility Hinders HOPCOMS’ Profit

The Horticultural Producers’ Cooperative Marketing and Processing Society Ltd. faces considerable amount of loss every year for not having cold storage facilities. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 :Fruits and vegetables are highly perishable products and are thus subjected to considerable loss and wastage. They do not have long shelf value, except for certain vegetables such as […]

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Watch out; It’s cloudy with a chance of watermelons

Karnataka remains India’s second highest water melon producer in the last five years Bangalore, April 09, 2018: Karnataka loves its watermelons and how. A report shows that the state has been the second largest producer of water melon since 2011-12 till 2015-16, the first being Uttar Pradesh. Mr. Vishwanath, the Managing Director at Horticulture Producers […]

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