:: Peoples Time Online ::
Agriculture Minister Abdur Razzak said, “We have to deliver the soil and land-based agricultural machinery to the farmer. He also emphasizes to pay importance to the machinery quality regardless of price.
The minister made this remark in a meeting in the Secretariat on Wednesday.
Addressing field level agriculture officials, he said that, machines’ demand should be informed immediately on the basis of area and machine category. He also asked to evaluate the actual field level work and to identify the area.
He said that agricultural machinery should be supplied on demand. If the price of a good and durable machine is higher, then that will be accepted. Talking to the company, it will also have to see if easy installment benefits can be provided to the farmers. The task is difficult, but honestly, it is possible. Instrument repairers and users need to be trained.
He also said that the equipment of each company should be examined and brought down to the ground. At the same time, you have to see if the quality is maintaining consistency. During the next week, he directed the Director General of the Department of Agriculture Extension to submit the field level information.