Director Horticulture Kashmir inaugurates Mini Grading Line at Lassipora

Srinagar: Director Horticulture Kashmir Ajaz Ahmad Bhat today inaugurated Mini Grading Line at Lassipora, Pulwama and Zawoora Shopian.
He also visited Pulwama and Shopian where harvest season of Apple crop is going on, and directed Horticulture field staff to aware the public for proper scientific harvesting methods.
The Director informed that practice of grading yields better returns to the growers due to uniformity of fruits. He interacted with fruit growers and discussed various issues.
The farmers put forth various issues before the Director and urged for their immediate redressal. He assured them to examine and address all the genuine issues on priority.
Director Horticulture stressed for establishment of more number of small CA Stores/Grading Line on the pattern of CA Stores/grading line already established at Lassipora, Pulwama.