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Event Name :
Skill training on vermicomposting
Event Venue :
KVK address :
ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Babbur Farm, Hiriyur Tq.,Chitradurga District
Contact person details :
Dr. Rudragouda
SMS, Agronomy
Event Date :
5/16/2018 To 5/21/2018
Objective:  To increase productivity of vermicompost by introducing improved methods  Effect of good management practices on vermicompost  To study the problems faced by the farmers in vermicompost production
Pre Event Description :
ICAR- KVK, Chitradurga has organized 6 days “Skill training on vermicomposting” for the period 16-05-2018 to 21-05-2018 at KVK, Babbur farm, Hiriyur. As per schedule, the programme was inaugurated by Dr. Sharanappa S Jangandi, Professor of Agril. Engineering, ZAHRS, Hiriyur and in his inaugural address, highlighted the importance of vermicompost and vermicompost helps for maintenance of soil fertility through maximizing nutrients recycling with minimum losses by proper management and utilization of manures, crop residues and other on and off-farm organic materials. In the introductory remarks Dr. Rudragouda F Channagouda Scientist (Agronomy) briefed about importance of the training programme. Dr. Sumana , Assistant professor microbiology stressed about vermicopost enriched with bio fertilizers. Dr. Rajashekar Barkar, Assistant professor of Agril. Engineering chaired the programme and in his remarks briefed about the different methods of vermicomicompost production. Wherein 1
Target Group: Unemployed Youth
Image: Inauguration by Dr. Sharanappa S Jangandi, Professor of Agril. Engineering, ZAHRS, Hiriyur