Campco puts restrictions on areca purchases

The Central Arecanut and Cocoa Internet marketing and Processing Cooperative (Campco) Ltd has decided to

The Central Arecanut and Cocoa Internet marketing and Processing Cooperative (Campco) Ltd has decided to restrict the purchase of arecanut adhering to the Karnataka government’s latest suggestions to manage the unfold of Covid-19 in the condition.

A push release by Campco reported that in purchase to protect the areca farmers by protecting balance in arecanut price and retaining in line with the norms laid down by the authorities in the wake of increasing casualties due to Covid-19, the cooperative has proposed to restrict the buys of arecanut to 1 quintal per member all through this time period of restriction up to May perhaps four.

Keeping the protection of members and staff members and to keep social distancing, the earlier mentioned operations will be conducted as a result of token program at all branches of Campco and will be restricted to twenty five members per day per branch, it reported.

Though the procurement of cocoa beans will go on as getting finished right before, procurement of pepper will be discontinued at all branches for the time getting, it reported.