MOVCDNER scheme for organic farmers in Mkg

April 12, 2017 0 Comments

Mokokchung | April 11

The Department of Agriculture, Mokokchung today launched a Central Sector Scheme entitled Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North Eastern Region (MOVCDNER) at the DAO Conference Hall here today which was attended by registered organic farmers from twenty four areas under Mokokchung district.

The MOVCDNER is a central scheme launched by the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare after realizing the potentials of organic farming in the north eastern region of the country, and this scheme will be implemented in whole of the eight northeastern states during the 12th plan period, said I Lipokonen Jamir, Assistant Agronomist during a training and orientation programme to mark the launch of the MOVCDNER.