Tripura to take lessons from Organic Sikkim

Tripura has initiated organic farming in the state and would take lessons from Sikkim on this, Agriculture Minister Aghore Debbarma said here on Saturday.

“To expand the organic farming of vegetables in Tripura we would take help and knowledge from Sikkim,” the minister told IANS.

He said that the agriculture department has earmarked 2,000 hectares of land for organic farming of vegetables this year in Tripura and based on the success and demand gradually the area would be extended.