Tussar Silk Cultivation in Odisha

Project Description

The Tussar Forestry activities cover the plantation of Asan and Arjuna Food plants for the rural, especially, the tribal farmers. In a new plan, the plantation drive for Tussar Worm rearing and cocoon production will be taken up by the Odisha Forest Department through VSS in 18 Forest Divisions of the State. This is a video prepared for Keonjhar Forest Division on the occasion of MoU signing between Forest, Textile, & Handloom Department and Central Silk Board.