Efforts on to make Nagaland organic state

Dimapur, May 14 (EMN): In an effort to make Nagaland an organic State, department of Agriculture has demarcated 1700 ha area of land as organic and undertaken necessary steps to identify specific crops in each district for organic certification in phase-wise manner.
This was stated by the Additional Director of State Agriculture department, Kevikhu Achumi, during an orientation course on ‘Soil health management’ on May 11, jointly organised by the department of Agricultural Extension, SASRD: Nagaland University, in collaboration with Fertiliser Association of India (FAI) Eastern and Southern Region at SASRD: NU, Medziphema campus