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Event Name :
parthenium week
Event Venue :
KVK Poonc, GHS, Degwar, GHS, Poonch, Hospital, GHS, Loran, Nangali Sahib
KVK address :
Kirshi Vigyan Kendra,Qazi Morah, Poonch
Contact person details :
Dr. Ajay Gupta
I/c Scientist & Head
9469170031 01965221796
Event Date :
8/16/2017 To 8/22/2017
Objective: to aware about ill effects of parthenium on human health, livestock and crop production to promote physical chemical methods of parthenium management
Pre Event Description :
KVK Poonch Organized week long programme on Parthenium management from 16 to 22 August 2017. Awareness cum eradication programme was organized at GHS Degwar on 17.08.2017. On 18-08-2017, camp was organized in collaboration department of agriculture Poonch at GHS Purani Poonch and at Govt. Hospital Poonch in which a large number of students and paramedics along with staff members participated enthusiastically. Dr. Ajay Gupta encouraged the students to keep the school premises besides their respective areas Parthenium free. The paramedics students pledged to keep the premises of hospital Parthenium free. KVK also distributed pamphlets to the farmers and film shows. On 21-08-2017, students of GHS, Loran along with its staff members were demonstrated that how Parthenium weed can be used to produce compost. During concluding day (22-08-2017) a programme was conducted at Nangali Sahab Poonch, by KVK Poonch. A radio talk was also delivered by Dr. Ajay Gupta at AIR Poonch.
Target Group: Farmer