Farming in Tripura like many other states is concentrated on cultivating paddy. However, the vegetable show organised in Narshinghar,Tripura focused on modern methods of cultivating vegetables in Tripura. The vegetable show drew a strong interest from citizens and farmers. As farmers change the crops they grow we can expect a more prosperous farming community in Tripura.
“In Tripura, initially, farmers use to grow only paddy but of late government has encouraged us to grow vegetable in modern method, moreover, irrigation facility has also been introduced and so farmers are gradually getting into vegetable farming. Earlier, in Tripura vegetable use to come from outside state and Shillong but now we are moving towards self-sufficiency in vegetable production,” said Krishna Kumar Baishya, another vegetable farmer.
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