Agriculture Less than 2% Himachal farmers opted for crop insurance Updated : April 07, 2018 01:13 PM IST The state Agriculture and Horticultural Departments are responsible for implementation of the schemes. More than 62% of its population has been engaged in agriculture and allied activities. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.