HORTICULTURE

Indiscriminate Use of Pesticides Is Threatening Our Ecology

Indiscriminate Use of Pesticides Is Threatening Our Ecology

Many pesticides are toxic to pollinators like bees, wasps and other friendly insects besides humans. Honey bee colonies and other insect populations are damaged or destroyed by insecticides and losses have a devastating impact on the pollination process and in-turn the fruit production

Paddy Nursery Management Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Paddy Nursery Management Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Agriculture is the main economic activity of the Kashmir valley and contributes 21% to GDP of J&K and 70-80% of the population directly or indirectly depends on it, therefore activity should go on by following standard operating procedures

Horticulture Policy For JK Soon: Govt

Horticulture Policy For JK Soon: Govt

Secretary, Agriculture Production and Horticulture Department, Manzoor Ahmad Lone today said that Jammu and Kashmir would soon have its own Horticulture Policy

Implement Budget Announcements In Horticulture: Vyas

JAMMU — Advisor to the Governor, BB Vyas today directed concerned officer for implementation of the budget announcements in horticulture sector maintaining that these are imperative for giving a boost to this vital sector which is one of the major contributors to the State economy. The Advisor was speaking at a review meeting convened to […]

Navin For Setting Up ALCs To Improve Horticulture Value Chain

JAMMU — Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary Tuesday called for establishing a chain of agro-logistic centers (ALCs) in the State to improve processing, storage, quality assurance, transportation, and distribution of horticultural and allied produce. “ALCs will provide all necessary post-harvest facilities and services in one place to improve value chain from farm to market through […]

Horticulture At Forefront Of Sustaining JK Economy: Ganai

SRINAGAR– Appreciating the State fruit growers, Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today said the Horticulture sector has always been at the forefront of sustaining and uplifting of the State’s economy. The Advisor Ganai said this in his meeting with representatives of New Kashmir Fruit Association, Fruit Complex Parimpora, at a public hearing held here […]

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