DIMAPUR: ATMA Zunheboto, in coordination with department of agriculture, Zunheboto organized training cum field demonstration on dhaincha green manuring for Tizu valley farmers.
At the training programme, ATMA project director and district soil conservation officer (DSCO) Zhekheto Awomi exhorted the farmers not to rely only on government subsidies, but to work hard by utilizing all available resources for sustainability. District agriculture officer-II, L. Kivika Chopi highlighted on cultivation and management aspect of Dhaincha while deputy project director Avitoli. K Yeptho spoke on the importance and scope of green manuring.
The farmers were provided free dhaincha seeds and field demonstration.Three farmers field were selected for monitoring and assessment, a release issued by ATMA project director stated.