Mumbai : There is no shortage of seeds and fertilizers with the agriculture department and will be supplied to the farmers as per their demand. This was stated by the Agricultural Minister Shri Chandrakant Patil. today. The registration for crop insurance has begun and he appealed to the farmers to get themselves registered for the same. The Minister of State for Agriculture Shri Sadabhau Khot was present on the occasion.
A review meeting with respect to the Kharif season was held along with the Additional Chief Secretary of the Agriculture Department Shri Vijay Kumar and other departments of the Agriculture Department was also held today. Shri Patil reviewed the various schemes of the Agriculture department.
The registration for crop insurance has begun and Shri Patil appealed to the farmers to get themselves registered for the same till 24th of July through Our Government centers or the bank through which they have raised the loan. .
Shri Patil also suggested to commence the process of sowing only after considering the accurate forecast of the rain and the soil humidity. He also appealed to the farmers to give maximum priority to Inter cropping pattern and use the fertilizers and pesticides with expert advice.