2,000 Manikganj farmers to get agri-inputs

18 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

MANIKGANJ: The government is distributing Mashkolai seeds and other agri-inputs among 2,000 poor and marginal flood-affected farmers as incentive so that they feel encouraged to cultivate the food grain on their land, reports BSS.

Farmers of Manikganj Sadar, Ghior, Daulatpur, Shibalaya and Harirampur are getting the incentive from the government, said Md Shahjahan Ali Biswas, deputy director of department of agricultural extension.

Each of the marginal flood affected farmer is getting 5 kilograms of Mashkolai seed, 10 kgs of DAP and 5 kgs of MOP fertilizers for cultivating Mashkolai on their land, he added.