February 08, 2016 12:00 am | Updated 02:07 am IST

Mizoram Governor Lt Gen Nirbhay Sharma suggested farmers in the state should simultaneously take up horticulture, animal husbandry and fishery for higher success in farming. “Though Mizoram terrain and soil are not very conducive for growing paddy, there is a huge potential for horticulture,” the Governor said, adding the climate was ideal for growing different kinds of fruits and vegetables.

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