Agri dept provides 44.83 quintals of Mushik Budgi, Kamad paddy seeds to farmers

SRINAGAR: For revival of traditional aromatic paddy varieties, the farmers of Sagam, Danwetpora Khalhar and Tengpora villages have been provided with 44.83 quintals seeds of Mushik Budgi and Kamad paddy seeds by agriculture department.
The department has also provided the requisite fertilizers including Urea, DAP and MOP and the pesticides for sprays on 100 per cent subsidy. The growers have hailed the department for revival of these traditional varieties.
The field staff of department is also continuously monitored the growth of paddy crop and carrying its disease monitoring.