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Tage Taki does bhumi pujan for Integrated Oil Palm Processing Facility by 3F Oil Palm Pvt Ltd at Jia

Publish Date : 10/10/2022

Roing, Oct 10: “It was our dream to provide the farmers of our state with a steady source of income and this historic day is a ray of hope towards turning this dream to reality” stated Agriculture Minister Tage Taki while addressing the farmers during the Bhumi Puja ceremony of Integrated Oil Palm Processing Facility by 3F Oil Palm Pvt Ltd at Jia, LDV today.

Tage Taki, thanking the central and state government for its encouragement and support of the farmers, advised the farmers and the company to work hand in hand to improve the prospects of the farmers and take the place forward. You are dependent on each other so you have to clear all the doubts, believe in each other and help one another to make the venture a success, the Minister added.

Advisor cum MLA Gabriel D. Wangsu asked all the farmers to understand, imbibe and spread the knowledge gained about the benefits of oil palm cultivation in the region to other farmers. He clarified that the government has been promoting oil palm cultivation in the region and has encouraged setting up of processing plants after thorough deliberation and taking into consideration the varied conditions and socio economic factors. So take up oil palm cultivation with the confidence that it will yield positive results, he stated.

MD(3F Oil Palm Pvt Ltd) Sanjay Goenka said that Arunachal Pradesh has the potential to produce oil palm for the rest of the country with its high viability for oil palm cultivation.

Secretary(Agriculture, GoAP) Bidol Tayeng advocated the advantages of oil palm cultivation in the state.

Also present during the occasion were MLA Gum Tayeng, MLA Mutchu Mithi, ZPC Tony Borang, Director(Agriculture) Anong Lego, DC Soumya Saurabh and SP J. K. Lego. The day also witnessed the unveiling of a mobile app to monitor oil palm cultivation, distribution of fertilisers to farmers by MLAs Gum Tayeng and Mutchu Mithi, plantation of oil palm by dignitaries and felicitation of progressive farmers.

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