Agri Experts Visit Shajouba Village

Agriculture experts inspecting cabbage and cauliflower farms at Shajouba village. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 15: In an initiative taken up under the supervision of District Agriculture Officer (DAO), Senapati, an agriculture expert team visited the vegetable fields of Shajouba village yesterday. The village has been producing cabbage and cauliflower since past 10 years without any seasonal...

State Tops In Use Of ‘Fertilizer’

IMPHAL, Feb 12: In the Northeast region, Manipur is at the top in using chemical fertilizer for agricultural purposes, soil chemist Ph Rajendro of State Agriculture Department has pointed out. Inaugurating a day-long trainers’ training program held under the theme of ‘Chinzakta Mipal Tangdaba’ at the conference hall of EEMA at Keishampat Junction today, Rajendro observed that too much dependence...

Manipur Gets Bumper Mustard Crop With New Technique

IMPHAL: After successful cultivation of oil seeds such as mustard under zero tillage cultivation formula, Manipur has started to apply the same principle on pea for the first time. The new method of cultivation without any form of fertilizer has been initiated under State Agriculture department’s Integrated Pest Management (IPM) method of cultivation with the additional technical inputs from...