Agriculture, Animal husbandry and Cooperative department, Govt of Jharkhand

The Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer Welfare Department of Jharkhand Govt. takes care of agriculture and related matters in its charge like horticulture, soil conservation, dairy development, animal husbandry,and and formation of policies / schemes in co-operative activities as well as implementation, monitoring and supervision. A separate Horticulture, Fisheries Department has been set up from the Agriculture Department considering the importance of the increasing agriculture area for Horticulture farming, horticultural activities, Fisheries respectively in the State control of the department to advice and assist in policy making for departmental activities and in implementation and monitoring of programs.The main objective of the agriculture Department is to meet the need of the State and to increase the income of farmers by increase in agricultural production, productivity, dissemination of technology by implementing various schemes.