Organic jaggery toffees steal the show

Chandigarh, At the Magnificent Millets Festival and Dialogue, organised by NGO Kheti Virasat Mission, some 50 organic farmers from the region exhibited their produce for sale at the staff club and community centre, Panjab University, Sector 25, here.

While Umendra Dutt, executive director of the NGO, waxed eloquent on the benefits of growing millets, organic farming, sustainable agriculture and soil conservation, jaggery toffees by city’s homegrown company ‘Jaggic’ was a hit among the visitors.

The jaggery toffee comes in four different flavours – turmeric, ginger, lemongrass and saunf – priced at Rs 135 for 60 candies.