Assam chief minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma requested Agriculture College to conduct a research on rampant utilization of fertilizer, pesticides by farmers in numerous parts of the State whereas enterprise pattern testing. He talked about constructed-in fertilizer distribution system inside 3 months To current fertilisers at proper worth to the farmers
Sarma reviewed numerous schemes carried out by Agriculture, Horticulture and Meals Processing Division at Directorate of Agriculture. The Chief Minister directed that Agriculture Division Want to be proactive in getting nearer to the farmers and facilitating use of latest farming know-how whereas offering greater market linkage to the farmers. Being an agrarian state, agriculture Should be The primary driver of the financial system and Agriculture Division Want to be In all probability The biggest departments of The federal authorities Within The subsequent 5 years, he said.
The Chief Minister directed to Refill vacant posts Within the Agriculture Division at an early date Collectively with taking steps for initiating the due promotions of officers. For recruitment objective, a particular cell was directed to be constituted. He additionally requested to create required posts of authorities engineers for augmenting the functioning of the Division.
He additionally directed To take care of an asset register for the Division To primarytain monitor of belongings in numerous area workplaces of the Division whereas Making a ‘everlasting asset portal’ inside 15 days which Shall be up So far Yearly. Furthermore, he additionally directed to Arrange a seed portal For right seed procurement and distribution.
Implementation of nationwide schemes like PM-KISHAN, PM Fasal Bima Yojna, Krishi Sinchai Yojna and so on was additionally reviewed Within the meeting whereas discussing about methods To start out an constructed-in fertilizer distribution system inside 3 months To current fertilisers at proper worth to the farmers.
He additionally directed To rearrange a plan for optimum utilization of funds beneath numerous Central Government schemes. One Programme Officer, Accounts Officer and Media Professional to be recruited in every District Agriculture Office for The purpose.
The Chief Minister additionally directed to arrange an interactive session of horticulturists of the state for creating the sector. Agriculture College was requested to conduct a research on rampant utilization of fertilizer, pesticides and so on by farmers in numerous parts of the State whereas enterprise pattern testing. He additionally directed to activate seed farms beneath Agriculture Division and Assam Seed Company for producing extreme quality seeds.