Training programme on organic farming held

SRINAGAR: A two-day training programme on organic farming was organized Friday in Jammu.
An official handout issued said the event was organised by the department of Horticulture, Jammu, in collaboration with the department of Agriculture, New Delhi.
Anil Kumar Sharma, Director Horticulture, inaugurated the training programme in presence of the experts from SK University of Agriculture Science and Technology Jammu, it said.
It was attended by the officers of the department from Rajouri, Poonch, Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban and Udhampur districts, it added.
It said the visiting expert had “threadbare discussions with the participants regarding organic farming principles and practices.”