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Govt assistance in organic farming | Jitu Saikia

Start Date: 05-01-2021
End Date: 31-01-2024
Jitu Saikia and his friends have set up 'Majuli Agro-Hub' at Polongoni village in Majuli with support from Agriculture Dept. Having benefited from various Govt schemes, the group has motivated many others to give a shot at organic farming.
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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

In our opinion, every farmer should adopt the method of organic farming in every state in the country to avoid chemical fertilizer, unfertile land and surviving healthier life style in future. Thanking you very much for taking suggestion from me.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What is the conclusion of organic farming in Assam?
Conclusions:- Organic farming yields more nutritious and safe food. The popularity of organic food is growing dramatically as consumer seeks the organic foods that are thought to be healthier and safer. Thus, organic food perhaps ensures food safety from farm to plate.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What are the steps in organic farming in state?
Crop production with the use of alternative sources of nutrients such as crop rotation, residue management, organic manures and biological inputs. Management of weeds and pests by better management practices, physical and cultural means and by biological control system.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What is organic concept of state?
Definitions. The organic state theory is a school of thought that holds that states are more powerful than individuals. It advocates for a spirit of political collectivism because, as an organism, the state determines the outcomes of its organs.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What is the purpose of organic farming?
The primary goal of organic agriculture is to optimize the health and productivity of interdependent communities of soil life, plants, animals and people.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What are benefits of organic farming?
Compared with conventional agriculture, organic farming uses fewer pesticides, reduces soil erosion, decreases nitrate leaching into groundwater and surface water and recycles animal wastes back into the farm. These benefits are counterbalanced by higher food costs for consumers and generally lower yields.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

What is the best method in organic farming to remove weeds?
In organic farming, chemical herbicides cannot be used. So weeding can be done only manually. Cultural practices such as tillage, flooding, mulching can be used to manage the weeds. Also, the biological process can be used to manage the loss due to weeds.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

Why cotton is not grown Assam?
Cotton is a kharif crop and requires high temperature, light rainfall or irrigation, 210 frost free days and bright sunshine for its growth. Rainfall at the time of bursting of the cotton balls is harmful as it spoils the cotton balls.

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BrahmDevYadav 1 month 4 weeks ago

How many farmers are there in Assam?
Of the rural population, Assam has 27.2 lakh farming households.