Thursday, August 28, 2014

Second round organic farming held in Zingla-Masha ward

GANGTOK, 27 Aug [IPR]: Second round ward level farmers training on organic farming and certification in Zingla Masha ward under Byeng Phegyong GPU was conducted by SIMFED on 21 August. Similar trainings were conducted in Lower Chisopani, Upper Chisopani and Tinek Wards under Sirwani Chisopani GPU in East Sikkim, informs a press release.
The training this time stressed upon the organic method of controlling diseases and pests. Kishan Singh of Maple Organics conducted on-farm demonstration of various organic inputs. Same inputs were also distributed to the farmers. All trainings witnessed video screening on organic farming and harmful effects of inorganic farming, the release mentions.
The trainings were attended by all respective Ward panchayats and concerned line Departmental officials along with SIMFED ICS Officials and field functionaries.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Readers are invited to comment on, criticise, run down, even appreciate if they like something in this blog. Comments carrying abusive/ indecorous language and personal attacks, except when against the people working on this blog, will be deleted. It will be exciting for all to enjoy some earnest debates on this blog...