Monsoon passing by, farmers struggling to get subsidized seed, fertilizer

Seemanchal from Navrachna Samajsevi Sanstha in Kota in Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh says today I am sitting with some adivasi farmers who are trying SRI system of rice cultivation and are in need of seed and fertilizers but the subsidized society shop is making them round saying it will arrive the next day. The season is going and farmers need this help very urgently. For more Seemanchal can be reached at 09630231372

Posted on: Aug 08, 2012. Tags: Seemanchal Acharya

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