Floriculture dept holds training programme for farmers

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KUPWARA: A 5-day long awareness-cum-training workshop was conducted by the Department of Floriculture for farming community at Environmental Hall, Handwara.
Additional Deputy Commissioner, Handwara Peer Muzaffar Ahmad impressed upon the organisers to aware the farming community about the latest techniques of farming, inputs and other tactics as per the guidelines of the department.
According to an official handout, 500 progressive farmers from different areas of Handwara tehsil participated in the programme and learned about the floriculture activities for improving socio-economic condition of the farming community.
An interaction session was also conducted in which the farmers asked questions to experts of different departments engaged for the purpose, it read.