Govt to discourage farmers from using chemical fertilizers

Minister for Agriculture Kanna Laxmi Narayana informed the House that the government was taking certain steps to discourage farmers from depending on chemical fertilizers. Replying to question raised by Redddivari Redappa Reddy he said that steps were being taken to educate the farmers about green manure seed supply, Vermin compost units, NADEPPITS, Vermin hatcheries, etc.