Heeng cultivation starts in India for first time

News: Heeng(Ferula assa-foetida) cultivation has started for the first time in India in Lahaul and Spiti in Himachal Pradesh.   Facts: Heeng(asafoetida): It is a herbaceous plant of the umbelliferae family.It is a perennial plant which produces oleo-gum resin from the roots after five years of plantation. Climate: It can be grown in unutilized sloppy… Continue reading Heeng cultivation starts in India for first time