An input shop for selling fertilisers, seeds and pesticides was inaugurated at Sultanpur town by Sultanpur Chilkana Nagar Panchayat Chairman Akbar Qureshi on 8 December 2022. The shop is being run by Progressive Women Farmers’ Producer Co. Ltd. Promoted by Disha.
Speaking on the occasion, chairman Qureshi hailed this as a good step for the farmers. Disha director KN Tiwari said this was the first step of the farmers’ producer company and farmers would now be able to get quality seeds, fertilisers and pesticides on a reasonable price. “Apart from this, the company will work for development and income generation of the farmers,” he said.
The company chairperson Jahnavi Tiwari expressed happiness on the opening of the input shop and exhorted the farmers to get associated with the company as it was a golden chance for the farmers. The company CEO Tasnim Bano assured the farmers that the shop would provide high quality inputs to them, using which they would get good yield.