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Event Name :
World Soil Day 2017
Event Venue :
Puharikhonia gaon, Rajabheta Gaon Panchayat, Barbaruah Block, Dibrugarh
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,P.O. Lahoal, P.B. 24, Romai,Dibrugarh
Contact person details :
Dr. H. K. Bhattacharyya
Senior Scientist and Head, KVK-Dibrugarh
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: Awareness on Soil Health and Soil Fertility
Pre Event Description :
A day-long programme on “World Soil Day” was organized at Puharikhonia Goan under Rajabheta Gaon Panchayat of Barbaruah block of Dibrugarh by Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Dibrugarh on 5th December, 2017. A total of 522 farmers from different nook and corner of the area participated in the event. The objective of the programme was to bring awareness about importance of Soil Health Card (SHC) and its usefulness in application of fertilizers and micronutrients in soil as per actual requirement. The session started with welcome address by Dr. Hiranya Kr Bhattacharyya, Senior Scientist and Head, KVK, Dibrugarh. In his speech Dr. Bhattacharyya detailed the objective of the Workshop. He urged all the participants to replicate the message of importance of SHC to all fellow colleagues. Moreover it was stressed that fertilizers should be used as per recommendations given in the SHC.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Dias
Image: SHC Distribution