Lack of Patronage Hits Navara Rice

July 10, 2014 0 Comments

A. Satish, July 7, 2014

Is organic navara rice an answer to wheat protein gluton allergy? There have been enquiries from around the country by persons suffering from multiple sclerosis. Traditionally, the rice which has medicinal properties has been used in Kerala for treating rheumatic patients and was in good demand during the month of the Malayalam month of karkidakam.  However, the navara rice farmers society in Chittur which has 20 members in its fold complain about the lack of proper patronage.