Bhopal : Friday, December 28

The supply of urea is being continuously made to the farmers of the state in this Rabi season. Railway is delivering the urea at the rake points. Apart from this, the process of distribution to the concerned districts is going on at a fast pace. To ensure proper distribution of urea, the Agriculture and Farmer-Welfare Department and Cooperatives Department issued instructions to the concerned district collectors in this connection. This month 27 thousand 450 metric tonne urea will reach 10 rake points in the state by December 30.

 

No. Rake point Quantity

(in metric tonnes)

Districts where urea is to be

distributed to farmers

1. Neemuch 3000 Neemuch, Mandsaur
2. Vidisha 2900 Vidisha
3. Dewas 2650 Dewas
4. Gwalior 2350 Gwalior, Bhind, Datia
5. Garha 2650 Jabalpur, Mandla, Dindori
6. Itarsi 2600 Hoshangabad
7. Mandideep 2600 Raisen, Bhopal, Sehore
8. Shivpuri 3000 Shivpuri, Sheopur, Ashoknagar
9. Kachhpura 2600 Hoshangabad
10. Shivpuri 3100 Shivpuri, Sheopur, Ashoknagar

Simultaneously, timely advice is also being given to the farmers regarding the safety of Rabi crops by field officials of the Agriculture Department. Rabi crops have been planted by farmers in about 98 lakh hectare area so far in the state this year out of which wheat has been sown in 47 lakh hectare area.