600 farmers get agri-incentive in Rangamati

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RANGAMATI, April 26, 2021 (BSS) – A total of 600 small and marginal
farmers get seed and fertilizer as agri-incentives for the cultivation
of Aush paddy and others crops under the agricultural incentive and
rehabilitation program in Naniarchar upazila of the district.

The agri-incentive distributed function was held today in front of
Naniarchar Upazila Agriculture Extension Department.

Naniarchar Upazila Nibarhi Officer (UNO) Shiuli Rahman Tinni
inaugurated the program, Upazila Agriculture Officer Md. Imtiaz Alam
and Agriculture Officer Md. Tipu Sultan, among others, were present on
the occasion.

Each of the farmers will get five kilograms of improved quality Aush
paddy seed, 20kgs of Di Ammonium Phosphate (DAP) fertilizers and 10kgs
of Muriate of Potash (MOP) fertilizers for Aush paddy cultivation on
one bigha of land free under the government’s agricultural incentive
and rehabilitation programme, Md Imtiaz Alam, agriculture officer of
the upazila said.

He said the agricultural incentives will help boost Aush paddy and
other crops production as the country’s total production will be
enhanced while the government has attached highest priority to the
agriculture sector.