Flaxseeds have been consumed for many many years and are one of the oldest crops cultivated. They are now becoming famous for their fiber content, as an omega 3 source or as a cholesterol-lowering seed.
Hurda parties are quite popular in Maharashtra during winters around late December and January. These parties are conducted by the farmers on their farms wherein they welcome guests to experience the joy of nature, freshly harvested grains are roasted and served along with beverages like buttermilk or sugar cane juice.
Indian Jujube or Ber is a walnut-size fruit with a lemon yellow-light green peel which gradually turns maroonish-brown. It originated in South Asia and is now available in India, China, the Middle East, and a few other places.
Avocado is a tropical fruit which is a powerhouse of nutrients and healthy fats. It is often known as a superfood and is used in a variety of dishes right from dips to starters. With globalization, it is now easily available in the local market.
Green Garlic is a young garlic plant that looks absolutely beautiful. The foliage is flat, a single garlic clove at the base and has lush long roots. Every inch of the plant is edible.