During their hour-long meeting, Kumar apprised the Union minister about the measures to boost farm sector and the agricultural roadmap launched by President Pranab Mukherjee on October 3.
On his part, Anwar appreciated the agricultural roadmap as an "ambitious project" and assured to personally extend help to the state government.
Anwar said the Centre would pay more attention towards bringing the second green revolution in the eastern region, the potential of which remained untapped. For achieving this, there would be more emphasis on increasing production of crops like maize and pulses in addition to paddy in Bihar and other eastern states.
He said, a mega food park was proposed at Khagaria and added that the Centre would assist in the development of agro-based industries in state.