Don’t use spurious seeds, farmers told
Shivamogga, Jun 15: With the onset of monsoon in the district, farmers have gotten busy sowing seeds in all seven taluks here. Maize is the main crop grown in Shikaripur, Sorab, Shivamogga and Bhdravathi main taluks. Farmers have been advised by the agricultural department not to use spurious and cheap quality seeds for sowing. Small and poor farmers have been cautioned against falling prey to sellers who sell seeds at cheaper price.