Grapes News

Longer winter boosts pomegranate, grape export

Around 40,000 tonnes of pomegranate has left for foreign shores, of which 2,000 tonnes have gone to Europe. Last year, India had exported 50,000 tonnes of pomegranate.

Eating grapes may keep your eyes healthy

Regular grape consumption may play a role in eye health by protecting the retina from deterioration, a new study has claimed.


Eating blueberries may lower diabetes risk

Eating more whole fruits,particularly blueberries,grapes and apples is significantly associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes.

Grapes protect organs from damage caused by metabolic syndrome

Natural components found in grapes,known as polyphenols,are beneficial.


Provide protein,in addition to being the highest quality of protein with all the essential amino acids with less phosphorus than other protein sources such as egg yolk or meats.

Market Watch : Grapes available for Rs 15 a kg

Surplus supply of grapes at Gultekdi market has brought down the price to as low as Rs 15 a kg.


Down To Earth

A lot of people want to know about the flowering shrub (the picture below) — about its name and how it can be propagated.

Portugese wine family saves the grapes

One Portuguese wine family is trying to save some of the country's seldom-used varieties from global warming.