MP accounts for half of country’s total organic farming: Chouhan

December 22, 2014 0 Comments

By PTI | Dec 17, 2014

 

Bhopal: Nearly half of the total organic farming area in the country exists in Madhya Pradesh which stands at 25.82 lakh hectares.

“Madhya Pradesh has maximum of 25.82 lakh hectares under organic farming in the country. This is about half of total organic farming area in India,” according to an official release issued here today. It was informed at a meeting of Agriculture Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan here yesterday.