Showing the way, Barnala village farmers turn to organic farming

Barnala, Kothe Wahegurupura village of Barnala district is witnessing an organic revolution with many farmers from the village taking an initiative to end the excessive use of fertilisers and pesticides.

The village has around 60 families of farmers and a majority of them have turned to organic farming.

While providing information, Amrit Singh, a farmer from the village, said almost 90 per cent of the farmers from the village were sowing wheat crop organically and the move was not only help the soil improve but also proved to be financially beneficial for them.