1,785 farmers get agri-inputs in Panchagarh

Our Correspondent

9 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

PANCHAGARH: Depart-ment of Agriculture Extension (DAE) on Thursday distributed agriculture incentives among 1,785 small and marginal farmers in Debiganj upazila of the district.

Aiming to increase food production, DAE distributed seeds and fertiliser free of cost under the incentive programme among the farmers.

Debiganj upazila chairman Md Abdul Malek Chistee distributed the incentives among the farmers at a function at the upazila agriculture office premises as the chief guest.

Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Prottoy Hasan was present as special guest while upazila agriculture officer Safiar Rahman presided over the function.

Of the total, 1350 farmers got Aman seeds of high breed variety and fertiliser, and 335 farmers got seeds and fertilizer.