Duh grew two special varieties of ginger this season – locally known as “sying khohmoh” and “sying makhir”. ‘Sying’ is ginger in the Khasi dialect. These varieties are used in herbal medicines for cough and so she could get better rates for them – of Rs. 50 a Kg.Find out what is unique about Meghalaya and the potential of the land. Download ebook.
Farmers like Duh are one among many in Meghalaya who are enterprising, hard-working and love farming. These are the people Zizira wishes to celebrate. We hope to bring you real life accounts of them.