Kamalahasan, a farmer, told indiaclimatedialogue. Chandigarh is bordered by the state of Punjab to the north, the west and the south, and to the state of Haryana to the east.
From paddock to plate Ever wondered how sugar gets from the paddock to your plate? Corrosion resistant, rotating rubber chain tracks and a salt water resistant aluminium alloy body able to move at an average six km per hour speed on both water and land were other requirements.
For comparison, seawater has 35 grams salt per 1,000 grams of water. GI recognition is essentially a trade copyright and helps the designated local producers for higher domestic trade and exports.
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Part of the climate-resilient Pokkali rice-prawn farming tracts are facing land-use change to informal jetties and other infrastructure Photo by Manipadma Jena. This is then concentrated by boiling further under a vacuum.
By December-end, the Pokkali tracts are ready for prawn filtration — the embankments strengthened against the tides and sluice gates fixed through which the seawater will flush in and out. The traditional Pokkali rice plant, experts say, can tolerate salinity equivalent to 6 to 8 grams of salt in 1,000 grams of water.
Next page. One of the highest salinity tolerant paddy varieties in the world, its gene Saltol quantitative trait locus QTL is widely used in international rice labs.
Over this period their excrement in an inherently fertile soil provides nutrients for the next rice crop cycle for which no chemicals are needed nor used, as these would harm the prawn. Electricity for farm work is now solar-powered by the state power distribution company.
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Farmers in arid parts of Karnataka have adapted to climate change by switching from water-intensive rice, sugarcane and maize cultivation to various types of drought-resistant millets. This is where we get brown sugar, rapadura, caster sugar, golden syrup, raw sugar and white sugar from just to name a few!
While the traditional Pokkali rice yield is a low 1-1. Rice research centres in Kerala have since come up with higher-yielding seeds for the saline tracts.
This happens at a refinery. By controlling or changing different steps through the refining process different types of sugar can be made.
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