e-bangla, Government of West bengal

The Agriculture Department is working closely with the agri-allied departments viz. animal Resources development, fisheries, agrimarketing, horticulture, cooperation, water resources investigation development, irrigation&waterways, forest, sericulture, food & supplies and WBCADC under the P&RD department to achieve the above objectives. During the recent years, the focus has been on helping small and marginal farmers in their endeavor to get better returns from farming through an improved package of practices, quality inputs, crop diversification, front-ended subsidy for farm mechanization, augmenting irrigation facilities through water conservation and watershed management and by providing market intelligence; empowerment of women in agriculture.