600 farmers get agri-incentive in Rangamati

A total of 600 small and marginal

farmers get seed and fertilizer as agri-incentives for the cultivation

of Aush paddy and others crops under the agricultural incentive and

rehabilitation program in Naniarchar upazila of the district.

The agri-incentive distributed function was held today in front of

Naniarchar Upazila Agriculture Extension Department.

Naniarchar Upazila Nibarhi Officer (UNO) Shiuli Rahman Tinni

inaugurated the program, Upazila Agriculture Officer Md. Imtiaz Alam

and Agriculture Officer Md. Tipu Sultan, among others, were present on

the occasion.

Each of the farmers will get five kilograms of improved quality Aush

paddy seed, 20kgs of Di Ammonium Phosphate (DAP) fertilizers and 10kgs

of Muriate of Potash (MOP) fertilizers for Aush paddy cultivation on

one bigha of land free under the government’s agricultural incentive

and rehabilitation programme, Md Imtiaz Alam, agriculture officer of

the upazila said.

He said the agricultural incentives will help boost Aush paddy and

other crops production as the country’s total production will be

enhanced while the government has attached highest priority to the

agriculture sector.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)