Centre to promote traditional, organic farming for sustainable agriculture

October 13, 2016 0 Comments

The central government has initiated various schemes to promote organic farming keeping in view the benefits if value addition and its importance in fighting the menace of climate change, Union Minister of Agriculture Radha Mohan Singh said.

The minister said the government has initiated Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojna & Organic Value Added Development (OVCDNER) ‘schemes’, under National Sustained Agriculture Mission, to promote organic farming in the country.