A one-day programme for Kharif Campaign in Mon District was organized by department of Agriculture on May 19 at Council hall, Mon with DC Mon, Dinesh Kumar IAS as chief guest.
DC lauded agri & allied departments for introducing various agriculture campaigns in the district for welfare of the farmers.
Calling upon farmers to be sincere and adopt latest scientific method of cultivation for self-sufficiency, he said if farmers were not sincere in utilizing the new system then effort rendered by the government and Agriculture scientist for development of the farmers will have a negative impact on the social economic development of the society.
Emphasizing on double cropping system, high yielding seeds and Agro base industries, DC appealed to the officials of Agri. & Allied department to create awareness by imparting training to the farmers about latest farming technique for successful 2nd Green Revolution in the district.
Chairman of the Program DAO Mon, Thungjamo Lotha highlighted various innovative programs launched by Agri. & Allied Departments. Pointing out that Mon district had a fertile soil suitable for all crops; he said if farmers adopted high yielding and double cropping seeds with latest farming method sincerely then Mon district would become a producing state very soon.
The technical session was lead by SDAO Tizit, Ramphamo Lotha.