Turmeric Fest 2018

Shri V S Sunil Kumar, Honourable Agricultural Minister, Government of Kerala inaugurated the Turmeric Fest held at the ICAR-Indian Institute of Spices Research, Kozhikode on 20 Jan. 2018. Inaugurating the event he reflected on the loss of ethnic crops like millets, pulses and spices from Kerala and stressed the need for cooperation between the state and central institutes and other allied departments to regain the lost glory of Kerala as the spice bowl of the world.