Around 75,000 hectares of agricultural land was gradually converted to certified organic land by implementing organic practices and principles
Kolkata: Sikkim has become India’s first fully organic state by converting around 75,000 hectares of agricultural land into sustainable cultivation. “We have achieved fully-organic status in the end of December. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally announce this at a sustainable agriculture conference in Gangtok on 18 January," Sikkim Organic Mission’s executive director Dr. Anbalagan told PTI.
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