Income from early summer fruits

Thứ Bảy, 17/4/2021| 9:39

When the time of spring and summer delivery, fruits such as mulberries, apricots, plums, and ripe ...appear on the street, those are attracting customers.

When the time of spring and summer intersection is when fruits such as tea bars, mulberries, apricots, plums ... appear on the street, those things appeal to many diners.Income from early summer fruits	Ripe fruit- illustrating figure


Ripe fruit is one of the types of results in the North. The season usually starts around March and is ripe at the beginning of April. The fruit when ripe is bright red, the outside has a white chalk layer, when eaten, it has an addictive sweet and sour taste. After a period of oblivion, r ripe is popular with many people.

At the beginning of the season, the price is quite expensive, ranging from 130,000 to 150,000 VND/ kg. Ms. Oanh (small trader at Vinh Ho market, Dong Da) said that mid-March is the beginning of the season. Small, sour fruit without a beautiful red color usually has a lower price. This type if eaten right away will taste both sour and acrid. if squeezed out to eat it will be less acrid. Customers often prefer big red fruits. When they are ripe they will find 8 sweet and 2 sour parts. If you want to eat it really sweet, just squeeze it to make it really soft and shiny. When you eat it you will see the characteristic sweetness of the sauce. In the middle of the season, there will be a sweet, ripe, beautiful color, attractive to office workers. According to Ms. Oanh, at the beginning of the season, she can retail 30-50 kg of water/ day. At the peak, many people buy and soak sugar, she sells weights, earning 500-1 million dong. Not only the traditional way of eating salt but also women have also passed on new dishes such as spicy green pickled, sour soup in recently years.


When the time of spring and summer intersection is when fruits such as tea bars, mulberries, apricots, plums ... appear on the street, those things appeal to many diners.Income from early summer fruits	Mulberries - illustrating figure


Also at the end of March, early April is the time when the mulberry is ripe. This is also when farmers step into the ripe is mulberries harvest. In the North, mulberries are grown in abundance in the alluvial grounds along the Red River, Day River, Thai Binh River ...

At the beginning of the season, mulberries prices are still high, retail prices are about 35,000 to 38,000 VND/ kg. Mulberries appear only about 3 to 4 weeks to end the season. The mulberriesis red or black. It tastes soft, sour, sweet and juicy. The young leaves of the plant can be used as boiled vegetables, sautéed and cooked like other vegetables. Ms. Han (Chuong My, Hanoi) said that the mulberry season came again, when just posted on the internet for sale, for a whole week now, there has always been a customer inbox, Ms. Han asked to buy mulberries: "Most customers order They buy mulberry trees because they want to soak in wine for their husbands or soak mulberry syrup to treat coughs, sore throats or make fruit juice to drink. Because the mulberry from her hometown is sold by Han, it is a natural fruit, grown in gardens and yards in her hometown so there are no chemicals or preservatives. Therefore, the women in the city ordered them very confidently. Less buyers are also about 2kg, they buy more than 5-10kg. The mulberry season is short, many families buy in bulk to make mulberry jam.

Sharing about looking to buy mulberries on the internet market, housewife named Ha in Van Phuc, Ha Dong shared: "The whole family likes to drink mulberry juice. For my husband, he loves to soak mulberry wine. Therefore, every March my husband reminds me to buy mulberries to soak in wine, drink, improve health, so I go online to order 5kg. In a few days the seller will ship mulberries to home. Strawberries are currently sold for 40,000 VND/ kg. There are many places I see selling for 50-60 thousand VND/ kg. The drink of mulberry juice is more beneficial for health because the mulberry has a high content of vitamin C, which helps strengthen the body's immune system, prevents colds, coughs, colds and many other diseases.

Tea bar

When the time of spring and summer intersection is when fruits such as tea bars, mulberries, apricots, plums ... appear on the street, those things appeal to many diners.Income from early summer fruits
llustrating figure- Tea bar


Every late March, small businesses selling fruit in the North invite each other to import Thai tea bar for sale. You can easily find street vendors selling these fruits on the streets of Hanoi. However, the current price per kg of tea bar is quite high, up to 180,000 VND/ kg. The camellia fruit is shaped like a tiny mango or Japanese biwa but is sweeter and more flavorful. In Hanoi, tea bar is sold a lot on the streets in Hanoi such as Pham Ngoc Thach, Xa Dan, De La Thanh, Nghia Tan, ...

The tea bar season is quite short, only takes place within 3-4 weeks, so small businesses take advantage of importing to sell. To keep fruits always fresh, avoid stamping, spoiling, when transporting, people often lay a layer of velvet or newspaper under the tea bar. Especially, Thai tea bar is favored by users because of its large fruit, succulent, sweet taste. However, due to the beginning of the season, the price of the tea bar is quite high, with each pound ranging from 150,000 to 180,000 VND.

Ms. Lan, a small trader selling tea bar tree on Xa Dan street, said: “Tea bar fruit is loved by many people because they have a faint scent. When eating, just wash it, make it soft and eat the skin. In addition to eating directly, you can process many other dishes such as rock sugar pickled, pickled with sugar ”. When asked about her income, she laughed, "it's only a few hundred a day." According to Ms. Minh Anh (Nguyen Khuyen, Hanoi) - an office woman who is very addicted to the sweetened sweetened tea bar; there are currently two types of tea bars on the market: imported Thai and grown tea bars in the West. Compared with Thai goods, the western tea bar has a cheaper price, only from 50,000 VND to 60,000 VND/ kg, but the taste is sour, if you want to eat a lot, you must add sugar or salt and are often used to soak in soft drinks.

Consumers can choose to buy the fruit they like, depending on their taste. In addition to eating directly, the tea bar can also be soaked with sugar to make drinking water or blended into yogurt, sweet and fragrant and eye-catching yellow color.

Bao Nguyet