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Event Name :
World Soil Day
Event Venue :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jammikunta.
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jammikunta ,Distt. Karimnagar
Contact person details :
SMS (Crop Production)
Event Date :
12/5/2018 To 12/5/2018
Objective: To Educate the farmers on soil health managment To create awareness on soil testing importance To promote organic farming
Pre Event Description :
World soil day programme was organized at Prakasam Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jammikunta, Karimnagar district of Telangana state on December 05, 2018. Sri .V.Sreedhar, District Agricultural Officer, Karimnagar, Dr. Manjulatha, Principal Scientist & Head ARS Karimnagar, Smt. Priyadarshini, PD, ATMA, Karimnagar, Sri. D. Adi Reddy, ADA, Huzurabad and Smt. Dr. Arunasri, Coordinator & Head, DAATTC Karimnagar were the chief guests of the programme. Chief Guests Smt. Dr.Manjulatha, Scientist, ARS, Karimnagar and Sri.V.Sreedhar, District Agricultural Officer, Karimnagar focused on how the soil is deteriorating year by year due to excess usage of chemical fertilizers. They requested the scientists to create awareness among the farming community on soil health management and judicious use of fertilizers based on soil test. They also requested the farmers to reduce cost of cultivation in excess usage of fertilizers and pesticides.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: World Soil Day