Tractors, motorcycles, laptops: Haryana govt to reward farmers who promote agriculture

The Haryana government will reward farmers with tractors,motorcycles,laptops and more to promote agriculture

hidden October 08, 2015 14:03:42 IST
Tractors, motorcycles, laptops: Haryana govt to reward farmers who promote agriculture

Chandigarh: The Haryana government will reward farmers with tractors,motorcycles,laptops and more to promote agriculture,a minister said on Thursday.

Tractors motorcycles laptops Haryana govt to reward farmers who promote agriculture

Representational image. AFP

Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar told the media here that rewards worth Rs.12 crore would be given to farmers who do well in agriculture.

Haryana's farmers mainly cultivate wheat,paddy,cotton and some other crops. The government is eyeing procurement of 35 lakh tonnes of paddy this season.Together with neighbouring Punjab,Haryana contributes nearly 70 percent of food grains to the national kitty.

IANS

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