Principal Secretary Agriculture Production Department, Navin Kumar Choudhary, inaugurated a newly upgraded naturally ventilated poly greenhouse at Krishi Bhawan Talab Tillo.
Agronomist (Vegetable) S.A.S. Reen apprised that the existing structure has been upgraded and fitted with a Fan and Pad system to enable raising of vegetable nursery throughout the year.
Fan and Pad cooling systems use heat in the air to evaporate the water from plants and other wetted surfaces which can be used to cool the greenhouse below the outer temperature. Further, it was told that the target of growing 10 lakh seedlings of different vegetables has been set for this year for further distribution to the farmers.
Read more at Greater Kashmir.