Saffron crocus cultivation in Kashmir

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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 02:45:23 PST
The wiki says that 90% of all the saffron comes from Iran

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2013/11/30 Shirley Meneice <meneice@att.net>

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> Thanks for the update.  This does not bode well for the saffron crop in the
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>         Shirley Meneice
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> From: pbs-bounces@lists.ibiblio.org [mailto:pbs-bounces@lists.ibiblio.org]
> On Behalf Of VIJAY CHANDHOK
> Sent: Friday, November 29, 2013 4:59 PM
> To: Pacific Bulb Society
> Subject: Re: [pbs] Saffron crocus cultivation in Kashmir
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> Roger,
> I am from Kashmir and in late October and November went to Pampore to see
> the saffron flowers, (surprised by the political messages with the write
> up). Lately the housing boom in the area is cutting down the land under
> cultivation for saffron, the labor costs of working in saffron fields is
> getting to high so the farmers are selling there land, Pampore is one of
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> plateaus were all the saffron grows in Kashmir Valley.
> Vijay
> On Nov 29, 2013, at 12:04 PM, Rodger Whitlock wrote:
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> http://aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/…
> > kashmir-2013112512178309440.html
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> > Rodger Whitlock
> > Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
> > Z. 7-8, cool Mediterranean climate
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