W Bengal govt mulls large-scale organic farming in Bankura

Kolkata: In a significant stride towards extension of organic farming with planned focus on cost minimisation, the state government will soon take up large scale production of organic crops including vegetables in Bankura district.

A five-member expert team from Bengaluru and Hyderabad has already provided training to 100 farmers from Dalpur at Chatna block in Bankura. These trained farmers will now train their counterparts in organic farming.