AP Govt Takes Steps to Promote Organic Farming

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The state will now see a new revolution of organic farming, in the lines of Sikkim. AP govt plans to focus extensively on organic methods in the coming days.

AP Govt Takes Steps to Promote Organic Farming

The state will now see a new revolution of organic farming, in the lines of Sikkim. AP govt plans to focus extensively on organic methods in the coming days.

The state government has come up with a comprehensive project on creating viable and sustainable farm livelihoods by promoting organic farming in the Khariff season on the lines of that in Sikkim where more than 90% of the crops are produced with organic supplements.

Towards that end, the state government has earmarked 130 out of 566 clusters in all the 116 mandals of 13 districts on a pilot basis to benefit nearly 10 lakh farmers over a period of three years. Around 2.5 lakh acres of agricultural land will be covered as part of the project as each cluster comprises 1,500-2,000 acre.

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