Anantnag: The Department of Horticulture today initiated a massive high density plantation drive at High ground Fatehgarh Anantnag here.
The event witnessed participation of a large number of progressive and aspiring local orchardists.
The event coincided with the launching ceremony of Massive High Density Plantation Drive by Lt. Governor at Fruit Mandi Kanispora Baramulla.
On the occasion, Chief Horticulture Officer Anantnag advised the orchardists to switch over to high density plantation for better economic results.
He said the High Density plantation is the future of the apple industry in the valley as the produce is higher in both quality and quantity wise.
The officials informed that the programme is aimed at bringing more area under this type of plantation for better results.