Government agri-study entire body ICAR is evaluating the affect of Covid-19 lockdown on agriculture and allied sectors and taking measures to minimise its effect on the country’s meals safety, a senior ICAR official reported.
The Indian Council of Agricultural Investigation (ICAR) is the apex entire body for coordinating, guiding, and controlling study and instruction in agriculture in the complete country underneath the aegis of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
“ICAR is preparing files on the doable affect on agriculture and allied sectors and measures to minimise the negatives so that the meals process stays unaffected,” the official reported.
When the govt has exempted several agricultural operations from harvesting to movement of generate to mandis from lockdown guidelines, the ICAR review will help the govt acquire more action, the official included.
The official reported that ICAR experienced issued crop-certain advisories to farmers, inquiring them to acquire standard safety measures and