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Agriculture/ Horticulture sector reviewed Stern action against the defaulters/ Commissioner APD


Government of Jammu and Kashmir
Office of the Information and Publications
Department of Agriculture Kashmir
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Agriculture/ Horticulture sector reviewed
Stern action against the defaulters/ Commissioner APD

Srinagar/ 14-01-2016/ To review the Agriculture and Horticulture sectors Commissioner Secretary Agriculture Production Department Mohd Ashraf Bukhari held a meeting of officers at Agriculture Complex Lalmandi. Director Agriculture Kashmir Altaf Aijaz Indrabi Director Horticulture Kashmir, Joint Director Agriculture Inputs and Chief Horticulture Officer of Kashmir division attended the meeting.

Commissioner secretary impressed upon the officers to reach out to farmers and address their problems .He directed the Horticulture officers to make the plans for the five years in their districts for rejuvenation of old orchards, planting of new orchards of high density, reclamation of old orchards and providing subsidy on spray pumps other equipments and also providing of subsidy on fungicide/spray oils, to increase the production of fruit crops and thereby economic conditions of orchard growers.

While reviewing the seed supplies and remittances of Agriculture Department, Commissioner Secretary Agriculture impressed upon the Joint Director Inputs to make the purchases as per the specified norms and ensure that, quality seeds are procured and provided to farmers. He directed the officers to clear the remittances of sale proceeds immediately and instructed for stern action against defaulters.

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