Director Horticulture assesses land feasibility for fruit nursery in Kulgam

Director Horticulture assesses land feasibility for fruit nursery in Kulgam

KULGAM, OCTOBER 07: Director Horticulture Kashmir, Ajaz Ahmed Bhat today visited Parigam, Kulgam to assess the feasibility of 80 Kanals of land for development of latest nursery for propagation of high density fruit plants of different varieties.

He discussed with the experts the feasibility of land being provided by district administration for development of fruit plant nursery. He also visited fruit mandi Batengo and took stock of situation regarding procurement of apple and other fruits. He interacted with fruit growers and discussed various issues. He advised the farmers to ensure proper grading of their produce to fetch remunerative price.

The farmers put forth various issues before the Director and urged for their immediate redressal. He assured to examine and addressing all the genuine issues on priority.

Chief Horticulture Officer, Bandipora, Srinagar and other experts also accompanied.