Distribution of "Biotech Kit" During 2017-18 FY:
Growing concern about the adverse effects of application of chemicals in the agriculture practices has compelled us to restore the environment for sustainable production that encourages the introduction of organic inputs in a comprehensive form of Biotech kit The process offers immense scope to small and marginal farmers and SHG groups in creating their own organic environment and project their farming land as a “hub of safe food production” It is considered necessary to promote and take this technologies to the door step of the farmers in every corner of the state for improvement of soil heath and to create a hazard free sustainable environment. The “Biotech Kit” consist of 18 different Bio-inputs including Micorhizal preparation N,P,K,S fixing Bio-fertilizer, entomopathogenic biopesticides, neem & garlic based biopestisides, beneficial fungas to restrain plant diseases, Yellow sticky trap the pest and a sprayer.
This Directorate has all ready completed the distribution of Biotech kit among the 40 nos. of small and Marginal farmers of Kakraban GP under Kakraban Block, Gomati Tripura during 2015-16 FY. The same distribution programme will be followed during 2017 -18 financial year.