Kadapa (YSR District): Agri Mission vice-chairman M V S Nagi Reddy mentioned that the federal government has spent Rs 85,000 crore on agriculture for the advantage of farmers. Interacting with agriculture and allied division officers and members of farmers associations, he mentioned that Andhra Pradesh is the one state in your complete the nation offering Minimal Assist Worth (MSP) for banana, turmeric and tomato crops. Following initiatives of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Rayalaseema area has been reworking as horticulture hub, he identified and described Rythu Barosa Kendrems (RBK’s) as boon for farmers and urged them to utilise them for his or her upliftment.
Responding to the pleas of farmers over offering insurance coverage to banana crop, he mentioned the difficulty was already delivered to the discover of presidency. He mentioned sprinklers and micro irrigation instruments have been offered to 786 farmers in 946 hectares.
Agriculture Advisor Tirupal Reddy mentioned the advertising committees would play key position within the growth of agriculture within the district. District Collector V Vijaya Ramaraju briefed on enrollment of e-crop associated to 4,51,381 acres in 680 income villages in opposition to 735 within the district.