Golden period of agriculture under PM Modi: MoS Jitendra Singh | India News


JAMMU: Union minister of state for science & know-how Jitendra Singh on Sunday mentioned the central authorities is giving particular impetus to agriculture startups and that India is experiencing a golden period of agriculture under Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Attending the concluding ceremony of five-day Northern India Regional Agriculture Fair-2021 at SKUAST Jammu, the minister mentioned, “This is the golden period of agriculture in India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and technological interventions, analysis and innovation in agriculture under his management will double the farmers’ revenue by 2022.”
Singh mentioned that the PM’s seriousness in direction of agriculture growth in India might be judged from the truth that two new ministries, Jal Shakti and talent growth & entrepreneurship, have specifically been created to advertise agriculture.
Singh mentioned that agriculture and farm manufacturing has been revolutionised in India under the present authorities, which is clear from varied initiatives taken for the welfare of farmers just like the soil well being card, neem-coated urea, PM Fasal Bima Yojana, PM Kissan Sammaan, e-Nam, and so on. Enumerating the event initiatives taken in J&Okay vis-à-vis agriculture and innovation, Singh mentioned that the institution of north India’s first biotechnology park, two high-seed processing vegetation at Kathua, and launch of India’s first Aroma Mission will open new vistas of development, alternatives and innovation in agriculture in Jammu.
Speaking to farmers current on the event, Singh emphasised {that a} farmer can now interact in a number of actions relying upon his capability and assets. He maintained that the federal government is facilitating farmers in each approach potential to realize monetary prosperity. The minister additional mentioned that the proactive outreach for start-ups is the necessity of the hour to get the most effective minds for promotion of merchandise at nationwide and worldwide stage.