Organic Farming Promoted at Krishi Unnati Mela 2016

March 22, 2016 0 Comments

New Delhi, Mar 21: A national level Agriculture Fair-cum-Exhibition was organised from 19th of March 2016 to 21st March 2016 by the ‘Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers, Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture’ and Farmers Welfare, Government of India jointly with Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Pusa, New Delhi.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated ‘Krishi Unnati Mela’- the National Level Agriculture Fair-cum-Exhibition in New Delhi. He also launched a mobile application for farmers – “Kisan Suvidha.” This will provide information to farmers on subjects such as weather, market prices, seeds, fertilisers, pesticides and agriculture machinery.