Carrot

Carrot (Daucus carota) is a very popular vegetable in Pakistan. It is rich in carotene, a precursor of Vitamin A, and contains appreciable quantities of thiamine and riboflavin. It belongs to the Umbelliferae family and is probably a native of Europe and British Isles.

About

There has been a progressive increase in area and production of carrots in Pakistan. In 2004-05, the area increased to 13.9 thousand ha and production 242.3 thousand tonnes.

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