Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel has said that all possible help will be given by the state government to promote poultry industries in the state. He said that there is a lot of potential in the state of poultry and fisheries business related to farming and farming. Poultry and fisheries training will be arranged to connect the youth to these occupations.
The Chief Minister said that farmers in the state are being given a better price for their produce. Apart from this, farmers are being given financial assistance under the Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana. This amount can be used by the youth of the farmer family to advance in the poultry and fisheries business. The Chief Minister was holding discussions with the delegation of Chhattisgarh Poultry Farmers Association at his residence office here today. Industries Minister Mr. Kavasi Lakhma was present on the occasion.
During the discussion, the representatives of the association told the Chief Minister that there is good demand among the mushroom growers of poultry manure. It is rich in nitrogen. If arrangement for certification of poultry manure is made, the chances of getting good price of poultry manure will increase. The Chief Minister directed the officials to arrange for certification of poultry manure.
Association officials told the Chief Minister that there are 90 percent small poultry farms in the state. He has suffered a lot due to the Corona crisis. If the electricity duty is exempted by the state government, it will give a big support to the poultry businessmen. The Chief Minister assured to consider this proposal seriously. With regard to increasing the acreage of maize and soybean used as poultry grains, the Chief Minister said that if the consumption of maize and soybean increases in poultry industries, then an initiative will be taken to increase the acreage of these crops.