IMPHAL, May 28 : A one day state level training program on scientific rice production technology cum distribution of input was today held at the Directorate of Agriculture, Sajenthong Training hall organized by the District Agriculture officer Senapati.
Speaking at the inaugural function M Gojendro, the Deputy Director Agriculture for Senapati said that the main object of the training program was to discuss on better production of rice of good quality with the help of the agriculture technology suing scientific methods with focus on the use of quality seeds and use of less seeds for the better production of rice.
Rajesh Aggarwal, Commissioner Agriculture ,said that as per the initiative taken up by the Government of India to improve the production of quality food grains under the National food security movement, it is very important to organize such training programs for the farmers in the state.
He further said that it is very important to improve the quantity of food grain throughout scientific methods as the agriculture land is becoming lesser and the population of the peoples are increasing day by day.
He also expressed his desire to hold such types of training programs for farmers in all the districts of the state and on a block level.