System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
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Accelerated Pulses Production Programme (A3P)

Publisher: India Pulses and Grain Association

This has been implementing since Kharif 2010-11. Objectives: To demonstrate plant nutrient and plant protection centric technologies and management practices in compact units of 1000 hectares each for five major pulse crops viz. Bengal gram, Black gram (Urdbean), Red gram (Arhar), Green gram (Moongbean), and Lentil (Masur). Implementing agencies: DAC is implementing this programme through i) Commissioners/Directors of Agriculture of pulse producing states, and ii) Central Government Institutes: NCIPM of ICAR. Area of operation: Andhra Pradesh (14 districts), Assam (10), Bihar (13), Chhattisgarh (8), Gujarat (11), Haryana (5), Jharkhand (15), Karnataka (13), Madhya Pradesh (20), Maharashtra (18), Odisha (10), Punjab (7), Rajasthan (16), Tamil Nadu (12), Uttar Pradesh (19), and West Bengal (5 districts

Author(s): Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare | Views(280)

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