Farmers tour flagged off
GK NEWS NETWORK
Islamabad (Anantnag), Dec 4: A group of 40 farmers from this district today proceeded on an agriculture tour to outside the state.The tour has been arranged by Department of Agriculture Islamabad (Anantnag) under a programme of Agriculture Technology Management Agency (ATMA).
The group members/farmers were nominated by the departments of Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Sheep Husbandry , Sericulture and Fisheries.
The group was flagged off on Saturday by MLC Dr Bashir Ahmad Veery and Additional Deputy Commissioner Islamabad (Anantnag), Nisar Ahmad Wani.
The farmers would be visiting Punjab Agriculture University Ludhiana and Chowdry Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University Hissar, for acquiring latest technologies developed by the Apex Research Institutes for adoption in their fields back home.
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