Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced several welfare schemes in the general budget presented. The budget also announced for Tamil Nadu and Kerala. There are large beaches in Tamil Nadu for which the Finance Minister has announced a special gift. Recognizing the potential for seagrass cultivation in this order, the finance minister said, “This is an emerging sector that has the potential to change the lives of people in coastal communities.”
“This provides mass employment and more income,” said Nirmala Sitharaman.
To promote the cultivation of seaweed, Nirmala Sitharaman announced the development of a seaweed park with a larger objective in Tamil Nadu.
Use of seaweed
Seaweed is also called seaweed. Which needs to be removed from the sea and processed immediately. This grass is also grown in small home grown plants. Which the government is emphasizing. This grass is removed from the plants and cleaned after cutting. The hay is then dried and sent to a food manufacturer. The growing part of the grass is used for animal fodder. Selling this fodder makes good money. This animal fodder contains a large amount of nutrients. In which milk increases in cattle.
This grass is also used in making herbs, grass extracts are used in this work. The grass is also widely used in toothpaste, cosmetics, medicines and pet food. In the future, seaweed will also be used as an alternative to textiles and plastics.
The plant will look like in Tamil Nadu
Currently seaweed is widely used in food but in the near future it will be used for fish seeds, fertilizers and biogas. Its production will increase in the near future and India has a very large coastal area which will benefit on a large scale. It is cultivated by machines abroad but has not yet started in India.
The central government wants to boost the blue economy. India is surrounded by the sea from all three sides. Eva can be grown under the Blue Economy. Under this the first sea based business model is prepared. At the same time less is done on the dynamic model to make equal use of research and to deal with marine waste. The environment is a big issue in the world right now. Adopting the blue economy is proving to be a very beneficial factor.