YUPIA, July 9: A District Level Implementation Committee (DLIC) Meeting on Mission Organic Value Chain Development (MOVCD-NER) for the year 2017-18 for the district of Papumpare was convened on Monday at the conference hall of the Deputy Commissioner, Yupia here. Chairing the meeting the Deputy Commissioner, Papumpare District Dr. Joram Beda suggested for establishment of independent custom hiring centre easily accessible to farmers in all the turmeric growing areas of the district.
He also directed field staffs of the department of agriculture to make regular field visit and monitoring of scheme along with staffs of the service provider of MOVCD, M/s Oppu Engineering and Agro Services for successful implementation of the scheme.
Joram Beda also emphasized on advertisement in Indiamart, Flipkart, and Amazon, Facebook and alike to invite buyers from outside the state and for marketing of the produce.
Earlier mission coordinator of the scheme MOVCD, Papumpare ADO T.N Katung, highlighted the aim and objectives of the meeting. The M/s Oppu Engineering and Agro Services presented PowerPoint on the status and implementation of scheme and cultivation of Turmeric crop under the scheme.
The meeting was attended by all the members of the district level implementation committee from Agriculture and Allied departments and service providers.