The objectives of National Project on Organic Farming include:
1. Financial Support for the production of Biofertilizers
2. Training & Certification on Organic Farming
3. Develop organic standards
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

The scheme on ‘National Project on Organic Farming’ aims at

  1. Capacity building through service provider
  2. Financial support to production units of bio fertilizers, compost and vermi compost etc.
  3. Human resource development through trainings on certification and inspection, production technology etc
  4. Field demonstration programmes on organic farming;
  5. Development of model organic farms
  6. Market development for organic standard:
  7. Development of organic standard
  8. Support to new initiatives on technology related to organic farming
  9. Formulation of regulatory mechanism of organic farming;
  10. Creation of awareness about organic farming. Under this scheme, financial assistance is provided for setting up of production units of fruits/vegetable compost units; (ii) bio-fertilizer units & (iii) vermin-culture hatcheries.

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