Director Agriculture monitors Kissan Sampark Abhiyan in north Kashmir districts
SRINAGAR: To monitor the ongoing Kisan Sampark Abhiyan (farmers orientation program) under the Holistic Agriculture Development programme (being held from 24th April to 31st of August 2023), the Director of Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhury Mohammad Iqbal today visited different districts of north Kashmir.
During the visit, the Director of Agriculture held meetings with the farmers of different areas and took feedback from them regarding various departmental activities.
He stressed upon the concerned officers to give the program-wide publicity so that mass participation of the farming community can be assured.
The Director of Agriculture asked the officers to inform the farmers about modern tools and techniques that have been incorporated in HADP to overcome the prevailing constraints and use different extension methods to motivate the farming community to adopt proposed interventions in the approved projects.
He assured all the possible help from the department for the successful implementation of the program in all the districts, to uplift the livelihood of the farming community.
The Director of Agriculture was accompanied by Chief Agriculture Officer Kupwara G.M Dhobi and other senior officers of the department.