Dimapur, September 8: District Horticulture officer Dimapur, Temsu distributed winter vegetable seeds on September 7 to six organic vegetable villages under Dimapur District.
The vegetable seeds comprising of brocholi, cabbage, cauliflower, coriander, peas, beans, carrot and lettuce were distributed to the farmers of Bade, Khugovi, Zani, Virazouma, New Chumukedima and Ekhyo yan ( Domokia) vegetable villages under Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture 2020 to 2021 from the DHO office premises Green Park Dimapur.
Addressing the farmers, DHO Temsu urged the farmers not to use chemicals and asked them to keep up the name of organic vegetable village of the district. He encouraged them to employ local youths in their farm for successful implementation of their farming project.
Farmers from the 6 villages thanked the DHO for giving them seeds twice a year (summer and winter Seeds) and assured the department for maintaining it judiciously.
(Page News Service)