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Event Name :
World Soil Day
Event Venue :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Narayangaon
KVK address :
Gramonnati Mandal, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Narayangaon, Tal-Junnar, Dist-Pune
Contact person details :
Mr. Y. B. Yadav
SMS (Soil Science)
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: World Soil Day 2017 is celebrated on 5 December under the theme "Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground," with activities aiming to communicate messages on the importance of soil quality for food security, healthy ecosystems and human well-being. Soils not only produce 95% of the food we consume, they also have a huge potential for taking carbon from the atmosphere and offsetting the green
Pre Event Description :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra Narayangaon Organized a World Soil Day Programme at KVK Campus. Total 160 Participants were participated in this programme. KVK had organized this programme in collaboration with State Agri. Dept. and Directorate of Floricultural Research Pune. The programme was inaugurated by the auspicious hands of Hon. Shri. Sharad Lende (Member- Zilla Parishad Pune), Hon. Shri. Anil G Meher (Chairman- KVK), Hon. Dr. K.V. Prasad (Director- Floriculture), Hon. Shri. Hiraman Shewale (TAO-Junnar) and other dignitaries. KVK Narayangaon distributed 5700 Soil Health Cards with the help of State Agri. Dept. till date.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: World Soil Day