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Event Name :
Field day on mustard
Event Venue :
Bhaluthang Omlog West Sikkim
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Gyaba,Gyalshing,Distt. West Sikkim
Contact person details :
Event Date :
4/22/2018 To 4/22/2018
Objective: Varietal performance of mustard variety RGN 298 compared with Uttara
Pre Event Description :
Field Day on Mustard Krishi Vigyan Kendra, West Sikkim organised Field Day on mustard variety RGN 298 at Bhaluthang, Omolog village on 22.04.18 in collaboration with ATMA West Sikkim with 15 numbers of participants. Mr. J.P Dulal, Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy) from KVK and Shri Safal Pandey, Block Technology Manager Gyalshing block from ATMA were present to facilitate the programme. SMS Agronomy highlighted the varietal performance of mustard variety (Breeder seed) RGN 298 released from Directorate of Rapeseed and Mustard Research Institution, Rajasthan and compared their performance with existing mustard variety Uttara , released from Pantnagar, Uttarakhand. It was found that the yield of RGN 298 was higher than that of Uttara. Shri Safal Pandey concluded the programme by encouraging the farmers to adopt this variety in a larger area in upcoming season.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Field day on Mustard at Rungdu
Image: Field Day on Mustard, Bhaluthang