Training programme on organic farming organized

Monday, 19 01 2015

JAMMU, JANUARY 18- Regional centre of Organic farming, Panchkula in collaboration with Horticulture department Jammu organized a training programme at horticulture complex, Talab Tillo Jammu.

Director Horticulture Jammu A. K. Sharma in his inaugural address informed that 200 Ha area shall be adopted for organic farming in Jammu division with an incentive of Rs 10,000/- per hectare spread over a period of three years and a maximum of four hectares shall be allowed per beneficiary and 150 Ha shall be covered for certification wherein an amount of Rs 5 lakh will be expended in three years for a cluster of 50 hectares.