Adopt organic farming: Experts
Amritsar, March 15 As part of a series of natural farming and rural economy workshops sponsored jointly by the Unnat Bharat Abhiyan and the Pingalwara Society, a two-day north zone workshop was inaugurated at Pingalwara in Manawala here today. The purpose of the seminar was to encourage organic and natural farming, so that people could be saved from the ill effects of pesticides and chemical fertilisers. The inaugural address in the seminar was delivered by Hirdaynath Singh.
During his address, he laid emphasis on the development of natural farming and encouragement of cows in the rural economy. Dr Inderjit Kaur, president, All-India Pingalwara Charitable Society, said the founder of Pingalwara, Bhagat Puran Singh, had stressed on the development of rural economy and on saving the livestock.