March 25-27, 2013, USA
In response to the invitation from Cooperation Extension Programme, Prairie View A&M University, Texas and Alcorn State University, Mississippi, USA, Dr. K. D. Kokate, DDG (Agril.Extn.) participated in two conferences and made presentations as Keynote Speaker. He delivered Keynote Addresses on Global Agricultural Extension: Way forward, in State Extension Training Conference held at Austin, Texas during March 18-20, 2013 and on Technology Dissemination for Empowering Smallholder Farmers in Small Farmer Conference held at Harlow's Conference Centre, Mississippi, USA during March 25-27, 2013. Dr. Kokate received applaud and was awarded Certificate of Appreciation from Prairie View A&M University, Alcorn State University and Mississippi Association of cooperatives, USA.
Besides, Dr. Kokate also had an opportunity to participate and share experiences in National Extension Directors and Administrators (NEDA) Meeting at San Antonio, Texas. The focus of the professional meeting was to continually improve Cooperative Extension's ability to provide trusted education to help people, businesses and communities to solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
(Source: Agricultural Extension Division, ICAR)