A total of 27,340 tonnes of urea, 10,010 tonnes of DAP, 6,160 tonnes of potash, and 9,840 tonnes of complex fertilisers have been supplied to farmers so far.
The chariot procession for Kaliamman temple has been followed for more than five generations in the village.
The exhibition was inaugurated by Chepauk MLA Udhayanidhi Stalin in the presence of Minister for Agriculture MRK Panneerselvam and Health Minister Ma Subramanian.
MRK Panneerselvam feels that the separate annual budget for agriculture has helped farmers get a feeling that the government is serious about their issues.
Agriculture Minister MRK Panneerselvam on Tuesday said the State government is taking steps to hike the price of copra this year, and has sent a proposal to the Union government in this regard.
Farmers will be encouraged with assistance for activities starting from cultivation till marketing the produce with value addition.
The upcoming year will be declared the ‘Year of Millets’, said Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister MRK Panneerselvam in Thanjavur on Sunday.