First organic vegetable market introduced in J&K’s Srinagar

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct 26 (ANI): At a time when there is a growing demand for organic food across the world, the Kashmir Agriculture Department, for the first time, has introduced completely organic vegetables market in Srinagar's Lal Mandi. This is the first vegetable market where growers can promote organic vegetables and create more avenues of employment for the youth of Kashmir. Instead of vegetables prepared by pesticides or any other fertilising substances, organic vegetables are considered pure and good for health. Experts in the agriculture department are focusing on promoting an organic vegetable culture and making people aware of the benefits of organic products. People all over the world are getting cautious about the use of fertilisers and pesticides on vegetables and fruits and are subsequently switching to organic food.