Madhya Pradesh launches pure agriculture growth scheme

Goal to implement plan in 100 villages of every district

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Bhopal, August 25

In a transfer aimed to advertise natural farming, “Madhya Pradesh Pure Agriculture Improvement Scheme’ has been launched within the state that may cowl 100 villages in each district Within the first part.

In every village, 5 farmers might be chosen and they are going to be given grant for cow rearing additionally.

Farmer Welfare and Agriculture Improvement Minister Kamal Patel stated that it is rather necessary to advertise pure farming for pesticide free crop manufacturing, soil well being and atmosphere safety. Holding these targets in thoughts, “Madhya Pradesh Pure Agriculture Improvement Scheme’ is being began within the state. Within the first part, 100 villages every might be chosen in all of the districts. In every village, 5 farmers might be chosen and they are going to be given grant for cow rearing additionally.

Patel stated that to encourage pure farming, initially it will likely be launched in 5,200 villages. From every village, 5 farmers engaged in pure farming might be chosen. A complete of 26 thousand chosen farmers might be given grant for cow rearing. Solely these farmers who’ve indigenous cow might be included within the scheme. Farmers of all lessons might be given a grant of Rs 900 per 30 days for only one cow on the obligatory situation of pursuing pure farming on minimal one acre of land. The Minister stated that folks would get chemical free, pure and nutritious meals gadgets by way of pure farming.

Further Chief Secretary, Farmers’ Welfare and Agriculture Improvement Ajit Kesari has knowledgeable that cent p.c native subject employees of ‘Atma’ scheme might be skilled for profitable implementation of the scheme. Registration of farmers keen to pursue pure farming might be finished beneath the steerage of departmental employees by getting ready portal/cellular app for pure farming. Out of the registered farmers, in every block, 5 progressive/main farmers might be chosen and skilled as grasp trainers. After the coaching, the grasp coach might be referred to as ‘Prakritik Prerak’ (Pure Motivators). Coaching might be given to all of the farmers who need to do pure farming and who’re registered on the portal / cellular app by these pure motivators.

Kesari knowledgeable that the scheme might be applied by the undertaking director of ‘Atma’ on the district stage. The event block sensible checklist of chosen beneficiaries might be authorised by the governing physique of Atma. The work of monitoring the scheme might be finished by the state and district stage committees constituted within the ‘Madhya Pradesh Pure Agriculture Improvement Board’.

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