Yesterday, Principal Secretary Agriculture Production and Farmer’s Welfare Department, Navin Kumar Choudhary, inaugurated an organic vegetable sale outlet at Lalmandi Srinagar. He visited different stalls of organic vegetables and other produce, interacting with the farmers from different districts of the valley.
Choudhary, emphasized the collective approach of SKUAST, department of Agriculture, JKHPMC and allied departments to achieve the goal of doubling farmers’ income by 2022. He added that such organic markets should be opened at all districts and promoted in an accessible manner.
As reported on indiablooms.com, various progressive farmers were awarded with the certificate of appreciation for their outstanding performance in the field of organic agriculture.