About two,000 tribal farmers of the hilly Chintapalli region in Andhra Pradesh, supported by the Condition governing administration, are set to expand the region underneath turmeric.
The neighborhood turmeric assortment has been discovered to have five-7 for each cent curcumin content material in contrast to three-four for each cent in frequent assortment. This assortment is in substantial demand from customers in the pharmaceutical industries for its immunity boosting content material.
Chintapalli region is portion of Arakku Valley, one hundred twenty km from Visakhapatnam.
All those acquainted with the developments instructed BusinessLine that the tribal farmers, who customarily have been expanding