To give further boost to the Soil Testing facility in the country for promoting appropriate use of fertilizers, NFL has launched ‘Mobile Soil Testing Labs’ for testing the soil samples at the doorstep of farmers free of cost.
- These Mobile Soil Testing Labs were flagged off on 29 June, 2020 from the premises of NFL Office in Noida.
- These Mobile Labs, loaded with latest soil testing equipment, shall be used for macro and micro nutrient analysis of soil.
- In addition to this, these Mobile Labs are also equipped with Audio-Video systems to educate farmers on various agricultural topics.
- Other than the Mobile Soil Testing Labs, the company is also serving the farming community through six Static Soil Testing Labs located in different parts of the country.
- All these Labs tested around 25,000 soil samples free of cost in the year 2019-20.