Ripe tangelos with green leaves on a wooden table

How Good Are Tangelos ?

November 30, 2017 smitsa 1

Tangelos are a citrus fruit hybrid which combines the flavours of tangerine with grapefruit or pomelo. They may also labelled as ‘honeybells’. The first known […]

Close up of pearl millet (bajra) with wooden spoon.

Pearl millet

November 27, 2017 smitsa 0

Pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum) has been widely grown for millennia on the plains of Africa and the Indian subcontinent. The first centers of cultivation were […]

Peaches with leaves and slices on a white background

The History Of Peach Growing

November 20, 2017 smitsa 0

Genetic studies indicate that the peach species originated in China although there is some controversy as to whether it was already being disputed. The fruit has certainly been cultivated […]