Direct To Consumer

Direct To Consumer

Lac is a valuable forest produce of insect origin. Lac insect is reared by the mostly tribal community living in forest or forest fringe villages. The villagers are use to cultivate lac on Palas (Butea monosperma), Kusum (Schleichera oleosa) and Ber (Zizyphus mauritiana), but the management of these host plants are not so easy due […]

Tribal Farmers Reaping Rich Benefit from Lac Cultivation

Under the leadership of Dr V K Bahuguna, DG ICFRE country wide Direct To Consumer scheme has been launched by the ICFRE in order to provide direct benefit to the rural farmers from the developed ICFRE technologies in the field of forestry. In the eastern region the scheme was launched by Shri R. Das Director […]