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Farmers market to promote local produce begins in Mussoorie 1 Ajay Ramola Mussoorie,April 14 A farme


Farmers market to promote local produce begins in Mussoorie 1
Ajay Ramola
Mussoorie,April 14
A farmers market with an objective to promote local produce of Uttarakhand began at Brentwood Hotel in Mussoorie on Sunday.
The owner of the hotel Rajat Kapoor said that the the farmers from adjoining villages and several organisations working in the field off agriculture are showcasing their products in the two day market. The focus is to provide organic products grown in the hills at affordable cost.The local Garhwali cuisine was also served to the tourist who appreciated such markets as it was an opportunity to interact with the farmers directly.
Arun Dabral the co-ordinator of the farmers market Saud that this is the first attempt to create the market for farmers and provide them a platform where they can double their income.He said that since Mussoorie is a tourist place such markets are an opportunity both for farmers and the tourist to interact and learn about the local produce in a better way thus proving beneficial to both. Vivek Binepal Organisers & Curator Cafe Terra said that the event was powered by Brentwood Hotels, Resorts Cafes and organised with an objective to give
local farmers the opportunity to participate in the farmers market so that they can promote their produce along with other organisation engaged in the capacity building works at rural level.

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