Doda, December 5
World Soil Day was celebrated today by the Department of Agriculture District Doda in the meeting hall of DC Office Doda. A large number of farmers from different Blocks/Panchayats of the District participated in the programme, beside this District Heads of the allied Departments and Scientists from KVK Bhaderwah also participated in the programme.
Assistant Commissioner Revenue Doda, Ranjeet Singh was the Chief Guest on the occasion, M ABeg DAO (E) Nodal Officer Soil Health Scheme Doda well come all the participants and expressed the importance of the World Soil Day. Experts from Department of Agriculture and Scientists of KVK gave the lectures and also expressed the role of soil testing and judicious application of chemical fertilizers and also the importance of Farm Yard Manure (FYM) and Micro-nutrients in order to maintain the soil health for increasing agriculture production.
District Level member of Kissan Advisory Board Sh. Amrik Singh also expressed the importance of soil day and he also expressed the satisfaction of work-done by Agriculture Department.