DC Kupwara flags-off 50 farmers for 3 months training
KUPWARA, December 21: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Kupwara, Imam Din today flagged off a group of 50 farmers for training at a function organized by Chief Agriculture officer Kupwara at Agriculture Farm Halpal, Kupwara.
Speaking at the occasion, the DC exhorted the farmers to take full interest in the training programme and yield better results in agriculture farming. He said the training programme shall last for 3 months during farmers visit different Modal Agriculture Farms and Research centres including Agriculture Faculty Wadoora.
He stressed upon farmers to enter the agribusiness sector, adding that the purpose of this training is to develop entrepreneurship skills among them.
Chief Agriculture officer Kupwara Nazir Ahmad also spoke at the occasion and gave detailed information regarding agribusiness. He said the training programme is being held under Shama Parshad Rurban Mission, Khumriyal. He said training shall be provided in vegetable cultivation on the latest scientific methods, Beekeeping and Organic Farming.
(NOTE: PRESS RELEASE PUBLISHED AS RECEIVED)