Agriculture and Horticulture sectors are changing the socio economic condition of rural population in Jammu and Kashmir.
Central government along with the J & K administration have introduced a lot of schemes for the better lives of those families who are dealing with agriculture and allied sectors.
Recently the Chief Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir stressed on making the agri-allied sector attractive with lucrative economic returns in Jammu and Kashmir.
He recently chaired a meeting to discuss financial structuring of policy for holistic development of agriculture and allied sectors in J&K.
He impressed upon the officers of agriculture and allied sectors to make the agriculture sector more attractive and remunerative with attractive economic returns for farmers.
He stated this while chairing a meeting to discuss the financial structuring of policy for holistic development of agriculture and allied sectors in Jammu and Kashmir here at Civil Secretariat.
He called for a multi pronged strategy as the sector is going through large scale interventions to increase farmers’ income manifold and be more profitable.
He added that in order to achieve better results on ground, the department has to work in mission mode to facilitate farmers in such a way that he would sustain beyond government support at the end of five years or so.