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Event Name :
World Soil Day
Event Venue :
Keshav Palli Village, Nawabpet mandal , Vikarabad Division
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,CRIDA, Hayathnagar Research Farm, Hayathnagar, Dist. Ranga Reddy, Telangana State
Contact person details :
Dr SM Vidya Sekhar
Chief Technical Officer and SMS (PP)
9849442221 24200732
Event Date :
12/5/2019 To 12/5/2019
Objective: To organise World Soil Day
Pre Event Description :
KVK- CRIDA, Ranga Reddy Dt. has organized World Soil day on 05.12.2019 in Keshav Palli Village, Nawabpet mandal , Vikarabad Division . The programme was organized in collaboration with SEED NGO which is conducting demonstrations and trainings with technical support from KVK. 107 soil samples were collected from the village and soil testing was carried out at KVK. As part of ‘World Soil Day’ , a meeting was organized in the village with the participation of 60 Farmers from whose fields the soil samples were analysed. Dr. Vidya Sekhar, KVK prepared 107 Soil Health Cards for 107 samples collected from village and explained in detail about the soil testing results and soil test based fertilizer recommendations , savings in fertilizer usage to famers. Sh. G. Sri Krishna, KVK has explained usage of Bio-fertilizers for making availability of Phosphorous and Potash nutrients in soil. Soil Health Cards were distributed to some famers by the Sarpanch. Literature on soil testing distributed.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: World Soil Day, 2019
Image: Soil health cards distribution during world soil day celebration