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Event Name :
Celebration of World Soil Day
Event Venue :
KVK Kalyan Campus, Jahajpur, Purulia
KVK address :
PO- Vivekanandanagar
Contact person details :
Dr. M. K. Bhattacharjya
Programme Coordinator
8798313063 03252207095
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: 1. Importance of Soil Test and Fertilizer recommendation 2. Importance of Soil Health Management and Sustainable production
Pre Event Description :
World Soil Day celebrated on 05.12.2017 in the KVK campus of Krishi Vigyan Kendra Kalyan, Purulia. A total of 873 no of participants attended the programme. Dignitaries present in the programme • Srimat Swami Adhyananda Ji Maharaj, Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Purulia • Smt. Meera Bauri, Saha Savadhipati, Purulia Zilla Parisad • Dr. Samarendranath Karmakar, DDA (Soil & Water Conservation) • Dr. Goutam Nath, ADA (Soil Conservation), Purulia • Dr. Uttam Biswas, DD (ARD), Purulia • Mr. Samanta Layek, Dist. Horticulture Officer, Purulia • Mr. Mukut Roy Choudhary, Representative Dist. Fishery Office, Purulia • Mr. Manik Kumar Deogharia, Secretary, Kalyan, Purulia 275 Soil health cards were distributed among the farmers. The programme was covered by ETv. Dignitaries as well as Scientists delivers talks about importance of Soil Health Cards, management of soil health by using organic manures and organic farming, doubling of farmers income by sustainable management of soil health etc.
Target Group: Farmer
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