Assam: In order to make ‘Atma Nirbhar’ in seed production, the Assam Government has initiated to provide impetus to seed producers.
About the scheme by Assam Government:
Under the scheme certified seeds will be available to farmers at the rate of Rs. 1 per ten hectare, this shall lead to certification of seed/saplings. This facility will be available for the farmers for the next 3 years.
For Queries contact:
For more details one can contact the Directorate of Assam Seed & Organic Certification Agency (ASCO), Ulubari Guwahati-07, offices of Deputy Director (seed certification) at Guwahati, Jorhat, Bongaigaon and Silchar and District Cooperative Seed Certification Officers.
One can also e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has announced the ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’ (Self-reliant India Movement) on May 12, 2020 with a special economic & comprehensive package of Rs 20 lakh crores which was aimed towards achieving the mission. Agriculture plays a very crucial role in Aatmanirbhar Bharat.