A lot of progressive saffron growers attended saffron coaching and consciousness programme, and praised the organisers for the indoor saffron cultivation coaching.
Pampore (J&Okay) district administration held a coaching and consciousness programme on Sunday with the aim of accelerating saffron cultivation within the valley. The occasion was hosted by the SKUAST Pampore Advanced Research Station for Saffron and Seed Spices and sponsored by the National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD).
For a long time, the well-known spice has been extracted from the area. “Kashmir saffron is well-known throughout the world for its high quality and consistent high demand on the national and international markets.” As a end result, the federal government is working laborious to enhance the standard and amount of the world’s most dear species,” stated Professor Dil Mohamad Makhdoomi (SKUAST).
The organisers additionally gave away free saffron seed bulbs and particular trays to growers. “This is the government’s first initiative in the form of organising this wonderful training and awareness programme aimed at producing saffron indoors as well,” stated Irshad Ahmad Dar (Grower).
The coaching’s aim was to assist growers apply the particular strategies they discovered in the course of the programme and obtain good outcomes sooner or later. A lot of progressive saffron growers attended this particular coaching and consciousness programme, and so they praised the organisers for the coaching in indoor saffron cultivation.
Pampore, recognized for its saffron manufacturing, is a well-liked vacationer vacation spot, particularly in the course of the bloom season, when the fields are adorned with the maroon, yellow, and purple hues of the saffron flowers.
These flowers have a nice perfume and appeal to numerous vacationers who benefit from the surroundings and revel in taking images right here.
Saffron is also referred to as Red Gold. It is a vital commodity with a big affect on the agricultural financial system of Jammu and Kashmir. Stigma is the business identify for saffron. Saffron is utilized in quite a lot of industries, together with meals, pharmaceutical, beauty, and perfumery, in addition to textile dyes.
First revealed on: 20 Sep 2022, 08:56 IST
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