Mango Mania ! — East to West
Dr Shailendra Rajan
Fruit Breeding Laboratory,
Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture
Rehmankhera, PO Kakori, Lucknow-227107, INDIA
Now the gardens of king of fruits are not limited to south east Asian countries but it has travelled to most of the countries of the world. Those days have gone when only kings and nobles had their mango groves with private cultivars being great source of pride and social standing and use to send gift of choicest mangoes. Today place your order to Fax Fruit—mango gift basket is delivered in UK. Fax Fruit baskets of mangoes is an unique way to draw attention of near and dear.
Influence of this unique fruit is apparent on each and every sphere of life— Mango Restaurant and Lounge, Kailua Real Estates, Mango Mamas welcome to fruit stand and café in Kailua Town, Island of Kailua. Mango-Chef Steve Chiapetti calls mango an American bistro, by which he means that he uses classic form and techniques from Japanese, French and Italians cuisine but makes his dishes with fresh American mangoes. Now you can enjoy in Mango Café at San Francisco. Have your breakfast at mango Inn Bed & Breakfast, located in charming historic downtown lake, Worth, Florida, nestled among majestic Queen Palms along Atlantic ocean beaches. Not in India, but in US you can get mango shower/bath soap and shampoo. User say the smell is wonderful. New magnificent Mango Shampoo Salon Grade Shampoo with 4 cleansers, 8 moisturisers, and 6 vitamins! and ND - No artificial dyes! Formulated to work with all hair types and conditions as it cleans. Mango flower essence increases one's ability to assimilate the higher frequencies of cosmic light energies which assists spiritual growth, and aids in the reduction of need for denser physical foods.
Wouldn’t it be lovely to visit the largest site featuring mangoes recipes— http://freshmangoes.com. You can see mangoes for your health, history of mangoes, how to select and store mangoes, how to eat mangoes, mango gourmet fruit at http://freshmangoes.com/mangonews/.
Mangoes are relished by computer professionals also — Mango-Bay Communication, Inc.; Mango Breeze’s homepage; Mango-rsmiami.edu; Mango_moon elements of web designing; Mango Computers—DSP solution builders; Mango media design are some of the mango lovers.
Have you ever come across with mango-music ? if not visit --http://listen.to/mangomusic. Member of the Internet Link Exchange ,Member of the Music Hyper Banner ! Other Music Rock & Pop Artists Country Artists Blues Artists Alternative Artists Cabaret Artists Jazz Artists Latin Artists Urban Artists can be seen at --http://www.genxgroup.com/mango.htm
Not only for cleaning cloths spoiled due to mango but also for quality cleaning and same day service Mango cleaners offer their services at 5 location of Florida. What to talk of mango T shits, Mango Jeans homepage informs about the best Jeans Mango at – http://members.tripod.com/mangojeans/index.html. If interested in Astronomy, you are welcome to Ms Mango’s Astronomy page at http://msmango.com/astroweb/nov.html.
More than 20 million metric tons of mangoes are produced throughout tropical and subtropical world. The leading producer is India, with very little export. Based of FAO reports, Mexico rank first in export and is at second place in production. Brazil, South Africa, Haiti, Guatemala, Venezuela, Peru, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic are major contributors to export markets. Apart from fresh fruits, market for mango juice is also growing well. India is the biggest player in the market with cv. Catering to the high end of the market and Totapuri to the lowest end.
Participation of 39 countries in Sixth International Mango Symposium at Thailand clearly indicate that mango industry is not confined to few pockets of the world rather the countries like Australia and Israel, where its commercial cultivation started few decades back have made significant achievements and is now million dollar earning industry for them.
Lot of online help on mango growing is available on web, if you're already a mangophile, go to Glenn's Mango Page. I hope this site will help you find, grow and use the superior mango. If you're more tentative, well, I hope this site at least whets your appetite. And if you're tired of staring at your computer, try Richard Campbell's great book, "Guide to Mangoes of Florida". The official South African mango home page created by the South African Mango Growers Association tells you everything you ever wanted to know about mangoes and more.