27th September 2016, Varanasi
ICAR sponsored 12-day training on“Principles and production techniques of hybrid seed in vegetables” (27 September – 8 October 2016) was inaugurated at ICAR-Indian Institute of Vegetable Research, Varanasi today.
Dr B. Singh, Director, ICAR-IIVR in his welcome address highlighted the importance and scope of hybrids for sustainable production of vegetables for farmers income and nutritional security.
A total of 21 participants of technical cadre working in 14 ICAR institutes in the areas of agriculture/horticulture/vegetables covering 10 states participating in this training.
(Source: ICAR-Indian Institute of Vegetable Research, Varanasi)