One fruit a day keeps the doctor away. This adage is varied throughout time. Fruits serve as sources for vitamins and roughage in daily diets. Tropical fruits have gained more demand all over the world and their production is in high demand.
At PTC, research has been done to produce high yielding varieties of different fruits with a better market value. The varieties that have been tested and are available in the form of seedlings include mangoes and avocados. Avocados are mainly grown for export with emphasis on a particular variety with ready market internationally.