Dr Rameshchandra Upadhyay visits rural areas of Durg district

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 17 Mar 2017 11:08:05

Staff Reporter,


Mar 16,

Integrated Horticulture Development Mission, New Delhi’s advisor Dr Rameshchandra Upadhyay visited last day rural areas of the district and observed ongoing schemes and programmes of the Mission. After inspection of various units and vegetables and seed programmes Dr Upadhyay expressed satisfaction over functioning of activities Dr Upadhyay conducted spot inspection of JJ Agriseed and Jai Jawan Cold Storage Semariya (Dhamdha), Kiran Agro Mushroom Production, Jamul Shivpuri, Government Horticulture Nursery Ruabandha, Mushroom Production Unit Jhola Tirga advanced farmer Tikaram Sahu, Kuthrel and Durg Agriculture farm’s Shed Net House, Pack House and vegetable growing areas. Deputy Director Horticulture RK Sharma and Horticulture Directorate’s Assistant Director Kamlesh Diwan also accompanied Dr Upadhyay. He interacted with farmers and beneficiaries and took information and guided for taking more benefits. Vegetable growing farmers will get more profit by seed production and use of cold storage. He said Mushroom cultivation is good endeavor as it is rich source of protein. By using modern techniques cultivation of button Mushroom and Milky Mushroom can be done. Women Self Help Groups can do this work easily.