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In Tamil Nadu too, environmental and agricultural experts have been urging the government to evolve its own policy for long.
At a time when people are increasingly health conscious, the movement to promote traditional farming methods in an organic way is gathering momentum.
Nammazhvar was instrumental in spreading awareness among villagers of Cauvery Delta belt about the adverse effects of extraction of methane and other kinds of hydrocarbon from paddy fields.
Recently, the CM had nominated 5 new members, including Kamala, to the panel
The government is planning a new policy to promote organic farming in states, which will be aimed at boosting exports in the agriculture sector.
Reiterating the government’s resolve of according a high priority to food security, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that many initiatives had been undertaken to improve the organic farming.
Apart from being safe, organic farming could also be the answer to many woes plaguing agriculture in the State. It is slowly gaining ground, and there is an urgent need for government to promote it, w
While organic farming is being practised in over 1,000 villages in the State at present, the government is going to expand it to all the 12,900 villages.
Fertiliser consumption in India has witnessed a surge of nearly 25 times since mid-sixties as compared to three-fold increase in food grain production over the same period.
The State government is planning to promote and practice organic farming across the State for the next five years.