The ICAR-Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow under the aegis of Precision Farming Development Centre (PFDC) is conducting Skill Development Training (15 January to 14 February, 2018) as per the guidelines of Agriculture Skill Council of India for Greenhouse Operators at its experimental farm of the Institute at Rehmankhera. The objective of the training programme is to develop entrepreneurship in the area of green house production and management.
With the increasing number of greenhouses for cultivation of high value vegetables flowers and nursery production, there is an increasing demand of greenhouse operators who can manage protected structures effectively. The training is exceedingly useful for those youth who wish to opt for greenhouse operator as a profession.
Thirty trainees from different parts of the country are attending the training.
(Source: ICAR-Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow)