Vijay Chavan is a progressive farmer from Jalna, Maharashtra. The family are large land holders and have many acres under cultivation of various fruits and vegetables. Vijay Chavan grows - Papayas, Pomegranates, Custard Apples & Grapes. He has been following responsible agricultural practices for the past decade and has been encouraging other farmers in the region to follow them as well. Between him and his brother - they head many farmer bodies and are an inspiration to new budding farmers in the region.
Vijay Chavan is one of the key members in the fruit exporters body in the region and has travelled around the world, learning new farming techniques and understanding about fruit safety and standards. He is very well aware of the requirement of the people in the city.
Black Sonaka (Jyoti how the fruit is locally known) is a variant of Green Sonaka Grapes which is characterised by long berry size and very sweet fruit just like its green counterpart. The fruit has a t .. Read more