new Delhi: Pearl farming has emerged as a golden opportunity for migrant laborers who returned home during the Corona period. In Narayanpur village of Varanasi, three young pearl cultivators have set an example for the people. These youngsters showed that if hard work is done in the right direction, pearls can be grown from the soil. The youth of Narayanpur village are also facing a lot of danger while cultivating pearl.
PM Modi tweeted
ABP Ganga recently featured news of three young pearl cultivators in Narayanpur village. PM Modi has also tweeted about this news. The PM tweeted that “three pearl cultivators in Narayanpur village in Varanasi have set an example for everyone.” These youngsters showed that if hard work is done in the right direction, pearls can be grown from the soil … ”
The three pearl cultivators in Narayanpur village in Varanasi set an example for everyone. These youngsters showed that if hard work is done in the right direction, pearls can be grown from the soil … pic.twitter.com/LM7VwpnMgD
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 14 September 2020
Costs about 40 rupees
Explain that it costs about 40 rupees to produce a pearl and reach the market. At the same time pearls are sold in local market for 300 to 400 rupees. Cultivation of pearl takes about 12 to 18 months. Designer pearls are being liked a lot. Those who get good prices in the market. After removing the pearl from the oyster, the oyster can also be sold in the market. Many decorative items are made from oyster.
This is how pearl farming happens
Infrastructure prepared for pearl cultivation, including a cemented water tank, costs about 40 thousand rupees. Nucleus is added to the oyster, also called oyster, for pearl cultivation. Put this oyster on a mesh bag and make it stand with the help of a stick. It is then left in a water tank or pond in 3-4 feet of deep water for about 12 to 18 months, after which the designer is prepared with pearls as round pearls.