Saju Mia Shibganj (Bogra) Representative:
‘Honeymoon full of sweet fruit juice’. Although less fruit is available throughout the year, it is most available at the end of Boishakh and from the beginning of the senior month. This time, juicy fruits like mango, blackberry, jackfruit, litchi, pineapple, watermelon, deuya, latkan, blackberry, and palm have been seen in the market.
This honey bee scent of the fruit has become honeyed honey. In every village, son-in-law, and daughter-in-law send gifts of mango and jackfruit to their relatives.
In Bogra’s Shibganj Upazila, traders have set up fruit stalls at various fruit shops. The seasonal fruits of summer are attracting the attention of buyers. On Thursday (May 27) from morning till noon in the main center of the Upazila Bangabandhu Square, bus stand, Shibganj Hat, Mahasthan, Mokamatla, Kichak, Buriganj, Pirab, Gujia, Aliarhat, Amtali port, various ports including the area can be seen, seasonal fruits are arranged. Vendors. There is not much crowd of buyers. Demand for seasonal fruits has increased.
In this regard, Nagar Bandar fruit traders Zahidul Islam, Jinnah Mia, Abu Saeed, and several others said that the fruits have also started ripening. As the fruits are coming into the market, so are the buyers. However, the price varies from place to place.
Fruit sellers said that per kg ripe mango from Rs 50 to Rs 150 per variety, desi litchi Rs 200 per 100 pieces China-three Rs 500, jamrul Rs 80, per kg jam Rs 150, watermelon Rs 30 to 35 per kg, each ripe jackfruit Rs 20 150 per pitch, Talkhur is being sold at Rs. 10 per pitch.
Meanwhile, buyers and sellers are also able to taste the seasonal fruits as there is adequate supply regardless of the price. Buyers are also interested. Especially mango, blackberry, jackfruit, litchi, watermelon are all available in the market now. Buyers are happy too.
Sakawat Hossain, a farmer from Dhamahar village, Habibur Rahman from Bagilagari village, and Harun Master from Berabala village, the buyers of fruits, said that this time all the fruits seemed to come together. Other times each fruit came for a while but this time mango, blackberry, jackfruit, litchi, watermelon are all in the market now. That’s pretty good. So I bought some fruits. And hopefully, the supply will increase in the future, and then the price of fruits will decrease further.
Mostafizur Rahman Badshah and Abdul Gafur, litchi farmers and mango growers of Paner Tika village of the Upazila, said that the yield of litchi has been quite good this year due to lack of rainfall. Production has increased this year compared to last year.