FARM MECHANIZATION

The agro-climatic and farming situation of the state is favourable for organic farming. The organic ginger, turmeric & cashew are key crop segments which hold huge potential. State Government has started card based subsidy management system for farmers to promote organic farming in the state. The state has 10 Lakh Hectare upland without chemical inputs and offers land for future organic cultivation. The State Government of Jharkhand has established the Organic Farming Authority of Jharkhand in 2012 for the promotion of organic adoption & organic certification in the state. More than 26,400 Hectare of land under horticulture has been registered under Organic adoption & Certification process.