Awareness on potential of organic farming still low: Minister

October 17, 2015 0 Comments

Our Bureau

New Delhi, October 15:

The market for edible organic products in India is growing at 25-30 per cent, but awareness about organic farming is still low despite huge spending, the government said on Thursday.

“While the government is spending crores of rupees on its promotion, still majority of people are unaware about organic farming and its benefits,” Minister of State for Agriculture Mohanbhai Kundariya said at an Assocham event here.