Importance of organic farming stressed

GUWAHATI, March 4 – A two-day State-level seminar on spices development under the aegis of the Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture (MIDH) was conducted by the Spices Board of India, Guwahati on February 26-27 at the conference hall of the State Institute of Rural Development (SIRD), Kahikuchi, stated a press release.

Altogether 230 farmers, 25 officers from the Department of Horticulture & Food Processing, Government of Assam, besides subject specialists, scientists, members of NGOs, SHGs, farmer groups, etc., participated in the seminar and got training on cultivation, processing and market promotion.