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A note on word ‘garden’

From the book ‘culture of flowers’, The English word ‘graden’ continues to mean an enclosure in which the soil has been worked over for planting plants of various kinds. It probably comes from the northern French form of ‘jardin’, but … Continue reading

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A report on current status of Black Pepper in Kerala

In Volume 29 – Issue 20 :: Oct. 06-19, 2012 THE LAST STAND Throughout history, its production and trade was sought to be monopolised by  various players. In its own homeland, pepper wealth was often used to great advantage by … Continue reading

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