690 farmers get agri-input in Mymensingh

3 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

MYMENSINGH: The Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) distributed agriculture incentives among 690 small and marginal farmers for boosting Aman production in Gouripur upazila of the district.

The government has continued countrywide distribution of agri incentives for boosting Aman production. As part of the programme, DAE distributed Aman seeds and fertilizers among the small and marginal farmers of the upazila on Wednesday, reports BSS.

Gouripur upazila parishad chairman Mufazzel Hossen Khan distributed the incentives among the farmers at a simple function at the upazila Agriculture Office premises. 

UNO Hassan Arif presided over the function. Acting president of the upazila Awami League Dr. Helal Uddin and upazila agriculture officer Lutfunnahar were present at the function, among others.

Earlier, 230 farmers got hybrid seeds and 460 farmers got variety seeds, DEA sources said.