Aminur Rahman (Staff Reporter) Jessore:
In order to increase kharif-2 and aman production in Abhaynagar of Jessore, distribution of paddy seeds and chemical fertilizers has been inaugurated at small and marginal farmers level. The distribution activities were held at noon in the meeting room of Upazila Agriculture Office.
In order to increase aman production in Kharif-2 / 2021-22 season of 2020-21 financial year, free aman paddy seeds and chemical fertilizers are distributed among small and marginal farmers.
At that time, out of 410 small and marginal farmers, 150 farmers each were distributed 20 kg DAP, 10 kg MOP and 2 kg seed paddy for hybrid crops.
Besides, 10 kg DAP, 10 kg MOP and 5 kg seeds were distributed to 260 farmers for Ufshi crop. Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Aminur Rahman presided over the free distribution of paddy seeds and fertilizers at the farmer level.
Shah Farid Jahangir, Chairman of Upazila Parishad and Senior Vice President of Upazila A-League was present as the chief guest.
Also present on the occasion were Upazila Agriculture Officer Golam Chhamdani, Agriculture Extension Officer Sayeda Nasrin Jahan, Upazila Youth Development Officer Anjumnoara, Deputy Assistant Plant Protection Officer Paritosh Kumar Das, Deputy Assistant Agriculture Officer Mizanur Rahman and farmers from different areas.