Use drones to prevent pest attack on paddy: AP CM - NTv
Wed, Nov 22, 2017, 12:11 PM
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has inaugurated the India Rice Conclave Summit at Vijayawada on Wednesday. Addressing the delegates, the Chief Minister said that the government can provide adequate power and surplus seed for the farming sector. He stated the government is trying to reduce usage of the fertilisers. He advocated extensive use of drones for preventing pesticides in paddy crop. Chandrababu assured of government support for using drones in the Rabi season on a pilot basis. He further said that outsourcing agencies will be hired for spraying pesticides.