Due to favorable rains in the district, agricultural work accelerated.

Due to favorable rains in the district, agricultural work accelerated.

July 10, 2020 Off By Vishnu Mahanand

Agricultural work has also increased in the district from June 1, 2020 to date with 336.7 mm of rainfall. Besides, storage of chemical fertilizers has been lifted against 69 thousand 196 metric tons in various cooperative societies and private institutions, and 48 thousand 385 quintals against 50 thousand 589 quintals have been lifted till date. .
         In the present situation, sufficient quantity of seeds and fertilizers are stored in the cooperative and private institutions of the district. Farmers can lift seeds and fertilizers as per their requirement. The target cover area of ​​Kharif crops is 2 lakh 30 thousand hectares, area under pulses crops including arhar, urad is 11 thousand 688 hectares and oilseeds 2 thousand 700 hectares and other crops are 3000 hectares. Against this, rice has been sown in 1 lakh 86 thousand hectares, pulses crops including tur urad, 8 hundred hectares and oilseeds 366 hectares and other crops in 800 hectares. Farmers are advised to sow the crop by sowing the seeds before sowing, in the fields where water is not being sown by filling, farmers should make immediate arrangements for water drainage.
        For the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme season Kharif year 2020-21, the government has earmarked an amount of 50 thousand rupees, paddy irrigated 35 thousand rupees and moong 15 thousand rupees for paddy irrigated. For which farmers can get their notified crop insured up to 15. Jul. By paying 2% premium rate and with indebted farmers sowing certificate through any bank or public service center. Insurance of indebted farmers from which bank K.C.C. Is issued, will be done from All the farmers must apply pigeon to the ridge of their field, which can lead to additional income. The farmers are requested to take care while doing agricultural work in the district by creating social distress due to Kovid-19 corona virus, as well as the committee and private institutions. In handwash, using sanitizer, lift manure seeds as per the guidance given by the government.