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Event Name :
World soil day 2017
Event Venue :
ICAR-KVK, Sirugamani, Tiruchirappalli
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Sirugamani,Distt. Trichirappali
Contact person details :
Programme Coordinator
9443509438 04312614417
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: To create awareness on soil test based fertilizer application and enhance the fertility of soil.
Pre Event Description :
World soil day 2017 was celebrated at KVK, Tiruchirappalli on 05.12.17. the function was presided by Thiru .S.M.uduman Mugaideen, Joint Director of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture and special address by Dr. S.Uma, Director, National Research Centre for Banana, Deputy director of Horticulture , DD quality control, Assistant director of Agriculture felicitated the gathering. The dignitaries stressed the importance of soil health, soil test based fertilizer application, need based application of plant protection chemicals, Drip fertigation, green manure and other organic manure application to enhance soil fertility. Stalls were exhibited by KVK, NRCB, SRS, department of agriculture and various input dealers. Demonstration on shredder cum pulverizer for compost preparation was done. A mass of 322 farmers and 32 government officials participated.Moreover video film on mobile app has been screened in the function.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Display of banner infront of the gate
Image: Soil health card distribution
Video :Demo on shredder cum pulvarizer