13th August 2018, Amreli, Gujarat
Shri Parshottam Rupala, Union Minister of State for Panchayati Raj, Agriculture and Farmers Welfare reviewed the KVK, Amreli, Gujarat today. During his interaction with farmers, he urged that farmers should get advisory from KVK about integrated farming system, proper use of bio-fertilizers and bio-pesticides, latest varieties of different crops, etc. Shri Rupala said application of site and crop specific of fertilisers needs to be promoted. He emphasised on convergence of KVK with ATMA and other agencies for increasing farmers’ income.
Shri Narayanbhai Kachhadia, MP; Shri Dilipbhai Sanghani, Chairman of GUJCOMASOL and Chairman of NASCOB; Dr. A. R. Pathak, Vice Chancellor, Junagadh Agricultural University; Dr. V.P. Chhovatia, Director of Research; Dr. A. M. Parakhiya, Director of Extension Education; Shri Yogendra Kumar, MKD, IFFCO and officers of different line departments were present on the occassion
About 110 farmers/farm women and other stakeholders participated in the interaction.
Source: ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Pune