ZT News Network
Srinagar, March 27: Director Horticulture Kashmir, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat, KAS chaired the special awareness camp held in Bandiopra on Tuesday on the directions of Advisor, Shri K. Skandan, who directed to hold these camps in each nook and corner of Kashmir Division for providing upto date information regarding orchard management, an official press release said.
The camp was attended by ADDC, Bandipora, CHO Bandipora and other experts of the Department, besides large number of orchardists wherein Director Horticulture Kashmir impressed upon the farmers to work jointly with the Department for enhancing productivity and development of Horticulture sector on the latest scientific lines with an aim to have maximum yield on the available land.
Further Director Horticulture stressed upon the importance of producing fruits by adopting organic farming system. Director also emphasized that use of pesticide should strictly be ensured as per the recommendations of the SKUAST/Department of Horticulture.
It was also stressed that no plantation should be done without observing the mandatory the post entry quarantine measures and all the plantation procedure should be followed as per the advice of the Horticulture Department.