Chief Minister M.Okay. Stalin holds agriculture division overview assembly
Chief Minister M.Okay. Stalin held a overview assembly with officers of the Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Department and informed them to take steps to be sure that extra cultivation is made on 11.75 lakh hectares of land within the subsequent 10 years in order that the extent of cultivable lands is elevated from 60% to 75%.
Stocks of seeds and fertilizers ought to be maintained and correctly distributed to the farmers, he stated. To improve the cultivation of cotton and sunflower, the Chief Minister requested the division to be sure that correct tools was obtainable to the farmers. The State ought to be among the many prime cultivators within the nation.
Stating that Uzhavar Sandhais or farmer markets ought to proceed to perform properly, Mr. Stalin stated the division ought to take a look at opening new markets in addition to successfully revive those who had stopped functioning.