Director Horticulture Jammu reviews physical & financial achievements

Director Horticulture Jammu Ram Savak chairing a meeting.


JAMMU: Director Horticulture Jammu Ram Savak, reviewed the achievements physical and financial in all the districts of Jammu Division on Monday at Horticulture Complex Talab Tillo, Jammu .
He asked the Chief Horticulture officers to submit the detail of plantation made under CAPEX budget / MIDH scheme / Backyard Horticulture plantation / High density plantation / strawberry cultivation during the financial year 2020-21 besides progress in other components of all the Centrally Sponsored Schemeslike ATMA, PMDP, PMKSY, RKVY and TBO including civil works.
The Director further instructed the officers to submit the progress in respect of production of quality planting material / root stock in the Departmental Nurseries and inventory of Departmental Nurseries besides progress on establishment of Mother blocks undertaken.
He discussed with them the Action Plan for various Departmental developmental schemes to be taken during 2021-22 . He also discussed the strategy for implementation of Ultra High Plantation in Jammu Division in collaboration with NAFED.He impressed upon all the officers that the desired level of production can only be achieved if the Orchardists switch over to Ultra High Density Plantation in view of its high yielding potential.
The Director Horticulture instructed all the officers to work with greater zeal and sincerity for the welfare of farming community.
Chief Horticulture Officers, Dy. Director Planning, Assistant Director Jammu,DMPP Jammu, NRO Jammu, Soil Analyst and other officers were also present in the meeting.