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AREAS IDENTIFIED FOR FUTURE AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT IN HIMACHAL
1. Diversification from traditional crops to commercial crops
2. Efficient irrigation through micro irrigation.
3. Protected cultivation through Polyhouses.
4. Post harvest management and efficient marketing system.
5. Farm mechanisation with special reference to hill agriculture.
6. Increase Production & Productivity.
7. Integrated Nutrient Management through Soil Testing & Soil Health Cards.
8. Water conservation / Harvesting.
9. Seed Development & replacement
10. Insurance coverage to important crops
11. Promotion of natural farming