Goa: 10 groups to get Rs 1.4 crore for community farming

Ten farmer groups in Goa have been granted administrative approval to carry out community farming and an amount of Rs 1.4 crore has been sanctioned by the government to the effort. Following the sanction, 172 farmers who have 76.4 hectares of land under cultivation in the state will benefit from this scheme. Last year only three community farming initiatives were sanctioned .