Jammu, August 8: Atal Dulloo, Further Chief Secretary (ACS) of Agriculture Manufacturing Division, at the moment presided over a gathering with the officers of Agriculture Division at Talab Tillo, Directorate of Agriculture Manufacturing and Farmers Welfare.
The ACS reviewed the person progress of Chief Agriculture Officers (CAOs) of all of the districts of Jammu Division. They had been requested to apprise them concerning the initiatives taken by them to advertise built-in farming.
The CAOs had been requested to submit concrete steps to encourage crop diversification of their respective districts particularly with respect to medicinal crops, oilseeds, bee holding and greens. They had been additionally requested to current the standing of success achieved in protected agriculture actions and methods to extend it.
The ACS was given an influence level presentation containing information on adjustments within the agricultural panorama and cultivable land. They had been apprised concerning the climatic zones, standing of farm mechanization, newly launched crop varieties and different on-line providers.
Atal Dulloo was introduced the standing of advantages being given to the farmers of Jammu division underneath Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maandhan Yojana (PMKMY), Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan (PM-SYM), E-Shram and different welfare schemes. The officers had been directed to extend the registration underneath the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) and be sure that the twelfth installment underneath PM Kisan is given to the farmers.
The ACS additionally reviewed the standing of natural farming and its confirmed clusters within the Jammu area. He urged that the officers ought to construct belief and credibility by sustaining fixed contact with the farmers and offering them well timed grievance redressal.
It was emphasised by the ACS that the division ought to improve the agricultural extension actions. The officers had been additionally knowledgeable that the division would plan space sensible agricultural actions in collaboration with SKUAST-J for rainfed and Kandi areas of Jammu.
He was directed to obtain proposals underneath the Agricultural Infrastructure Fund. He apprised the officers relating to the upcoming Digital Agriculture Mission and likewise requested to offer subsidy of Nationwide Horticulture Board to the farmers.
The Joint Director Farms was directed by the ACS to steer the agricultural actions by making optimum use of his manpower.
Earlier, the ACS inspected the amenities within the campus together with Incubation Room, Spawn Lab, Mushroom Incubation Room and Pesticide Testing Lab.
Amongst these current within the assembly had been Director Agriculture Jammu, KK Sharma; Joint Director Agriculture (Enter), AS Rein; Joint Director (Type); Joint Director (Advertising) between the Chief Agriculture Officer and different officers of the Division.