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Event Name :
Webcasting of Hon'ble PM address and Horticulture workshop
Event Venue :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Opposite Vikram Nagar Railway Station, Ujjain
KVK address :
Krishi Vagyan Kendra,Near Vikram Nagar Railway Station, Ujjain
Contact person details :
Dr. R.P.Sharma
Sr. Scientist and Head
9754032456 07342526976
Event Date :
3/17/2018 To 3/17/2018
Objective: Doubling of farmers income by 2022
Pre Event Description :
Hon'ble Prime Minister shall inaugurate the conference on 17th March, 2018, Lay Foundation Stone for 25 Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs); address 681 KVKs through live telecast, reaching out to 7 lakhs progressive farmers, Agricultural Scientists, Vice Chancellors and Directors of ICAR Institutes and Confer the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Krishi Vigyan Protsahan Puraskar, 2016 to KVKs. The address of the Hon'ble PM shall be webcast.
Target Group: Farmer
Male Count: 810
Female Count:37
SC Count:150
ST Count:27
Chief Guest's Name: Dr. Chintaman Malviya
Chief Guest's Remarks:Chief guest Dr. Malviya stressed upon the practical use of soil health card, promotion & adoption of organic farming, medicinal crops and use of new technology related to efficient use of water i.e. more crop per drop.
Post Event Details:Programme of National conference of KVK started sharp at 9:30 am. Farmers from al the 6 blocks were invited with the help of line department and KVK efforts. As per registration 847 farmers were present before the deliberation of Hon'ble PM. Prior to that Chief guest Dr. Chintaman Malviya(M.P.) and Guest of Honour Cabinet Minister of the State Sh. Paras Jain inaugurated the session with brief deliberation to the farmers stressing upon various avenues to increase the farmers income particularly Integrated Farming System, Improved varieties, organic farming and various schemes which are being offered by central and state government. Live Programme of Krishi Unnati Mela 2018 at IARI, New Delhi including the address of Hon'ble Prime Minister of India viewed by all the present delegates, public representative, KVK staff, Line department Officials and farmers of Ujjain district. During the events 15 exhibition stall of input dealers, Mushroom Growers, Horticulture and KVK technologies were put on display. During the event innovative farmers and farmers who were awarded for their achievement in various field like water saving, milk production, orange production, adoption of new farm machineries also shared their experience and motivated the fellow farmers.
Image: Sh. Paras Jain, Cabinet Minister of Power, state addressing farmers
Image: Hon'ble PM Live to the Farmers of Ujjain