Due to this, the price of drumsticks increased by 45 rupees per kg at Vellakoil drumstick procurement station. To the drumstick procurement center operating at Vellakovil, the farmers of the district bring their grown drumsticks for sale.
Traders buy them and send them to markets like Coimbatore and Chennai. Up to 15 tonnes were sold last week. It is sold at Rs.14 per kg.
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But today only 10 tons were sold. Of this, the price of tree drumstick is Rs.45 per kg, plant drumstick is Rs.50 per kg and sugarcane drumstick is priced at Rs.60 per kg.
Farmers were happy as the price increased by Rs.45 per kg today compared to last week. But due to lack of supply, the public is saddened that a drumstick is being sold for 10 to 15 rupees in the retail trade.