2nd November, 2020, Nandurbar
The Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Nandurbar, Maharashtra has organized the Krishi Tantragyan Mahotsav (Agriculture Technology Week) from 2nd to 7th November, 2020. The programme will display a wide array of various activities namely - different activities crop conferences, agriculture allied enterprises and exhibition of improved farm implements, etc.
The Chief Guest, Dr. Lakhan Singh, Director, ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Pune, Maharashtra appreciated the KVK, Nandurbar, Maharashtra for initiation and extension of novel concept of Shetkari Suvidha Kendra (Farmers’ Facility Centre) to cater the needs of technology products for the farmers at village level. He urged the farmers for adopting the integrated farming system models to attain maximum profit from available resources.
Suggesting the farmers for crop diversification, Shri K.K. Patil, Chairman, Dr. Hedgewar Seva Samiti, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Nandurbar, Maharashtra also urged them for adopting the improved technologies for doubling the income from farm activities.
Dr. Anant Pote, DSAO, Nandurbar, Maharashtra opined the farmers for adopting collective marketing strategy and strengthening Farmers’ Producers’ Company. He also stressed on the adoption of integrated crop management, suitable farm mechanization and value-addition in Millet crops.
Shri R.S. Dahatonde, Senior Head, KVK, Nandurbar, Maharashtra briefed about the Agriculture Technology Week.
A total of 135 farmers participated in the programme.
(Source: ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Pune, Maharashtra)