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Event Name :
World Soil Day
Event Venue :
Vanasthali, Karakamabdi post, Renigunta mandal, Chittoor dt, A.P
KVK address :
Vanasthali, Karakambadi(Post), Renigunta (Mandal)
Contact person details :
Senior Scientist and Head
8985322006 08772240203
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: Supply of soil health cards to farmers Awareness on soil health maintenance and organic farming Agricultural exhibition to create awareness on latest technologies Farmer scientist interaction on management of rabi crops
Pre Event Description :
World soil day was organized at RASS KVK to create awareness on soil health maintenance and to supply soil health cards. Sri Bojjala Gopalakrishna Reddy, Hon'ble MLA, Sri Kalahasthi attended as chief guest for the programme. He opened Agrl exhibition and visited all the stalls. In the programme he urged the farmers to maintain soil health by avoiding excessive usage of fertilizers. He also suggested farmers to test their samples and based on soil test results and suggestions from scientists use fertilizers optimally to reduce cost of cultivation. Later he supplied soil health cards to farmers, released publications, released Whatapp number of KVK for the benefit of farming community. Sri. Guravaiah Naidu, Chairman, Sri Kalahasthi temple, Sri.Chenchaiah, Market committee chairman, Sri S.Venkataratnam, ED, RASS, PD, ATMA, Chittoor, Principal scietists from RARS and S.V.Ag college, ADAH, Renigunta, Committe members,SAC members of KVK, ATMA officers, company representatives participated.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Supply of Soil health card to farmers by Hon'ble MLA
Image: Farmers gathering for World Soil Day