Manipur trying to achieve organic status

Manipur is trying to achieve the “organic status” by not using fertilizers while farming. As fertilizers are one of the factors that bring health hazard, the Agriculture minister of Manipur is on all out effort so that farmers stop using fertilizers.

Manipur Horticulture and Soil Conservation Minister, Thounaojam Shyamkumar appealed today to the farmers in Manipur to end the use of fertilizers so as to achieve “organic state status” for Manipur. He urged the farmers to stop using fertilizers for a healthier Manipur.