KVK – Gurez organizes awareness camp on ‘Out Scaling of Natural Farming’

Gurez Bandipora: Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Gurez organizes an awareness camp on “Out Scaling of Natural Farming” at an adopted village namely Dangan of block Bagtor. More than 50 tribal farmers and farm women participated in the event. The participants were sensitised about the importance of Natural farming in present day Agriculture and various techniques involved in out scaling of Natural farming practices which includes covering the soil with natural grass (Mulching), minimal soil disturbance and(Whapsa), use of indigenous seed and nutrient management through on farm inputs available with the farmers. On the occasion, The incharge head of KVK Dr. Bilal Ahmad Bhat deliberated upon the components of natural farming, importance of green manuring in natural farming practices and the scope of natural products in present day Agriculture. Dr Mudasir Magray, Scientist vegetable sciences shared his experience about the importance of traditional and local seeds in natural farming and field sanitation measures. On the said occasion seed kits of Maize and Rajmash were distributed amongst the participants of the programme.

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