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Event Name :
Farmers participatory seed production activity in Onion (Arka Kalyan)
Event Venue :
Hosakundur village of Hosdurga taluk of Chitradurga district (Karnataka)
KVK address :
ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Babbur Farm, Hiriyur Tq.,Chitradurga District
Contact person details :
Mr. Prakash Kerure
SMS, Horticulture
prakash837@gmail.com
9972714647
Event Date :
3/20/2017 To 3/20/2017
Pre Event Description :
Dr. S . Ayappan , Former Director General and Secretary ,DARE, ICAR, New Delhi visited and interacted with the farmers of the large scale front line demonstration of farmers participatory seed production activity in Onion (Arka Kalyan) at Hosakundur village of Hosdurga taluk of Chitradurga district (Karnataka) on 20-3-2017 along with the scientists of ICAR - KVK, Chitradurga, Babbur farm , Hiriyur (Karnataka) . Onion seed growers shared about the success of onion seed production techniques given by ICAR- KVK, Chitradurga. This programme has been supported by Directorate of Extension, UAHS, Shivamogga under innovative programme .The breeder seeds of Arka Kalyan and seed production technology has been given by ICAR- IIHR, Hesaragatta, Bangalore. Farmers were linked to department of Horticulture , Hosdurga for getting drip irrigation facility under NHM scheme . Around 200 q of Arka Kalyan onion seed is expected at the end of this season , which would be able to generate higher returns
Image: Dr. S . Ayappan , Former Director General and Secretary ,DARE, ICAR, New Delhi visited and interacted with the farmers of the large scale front line demonstration of farmers participatory seed production activity in Onion (Arka Kalyan) at Hosakundur village of Hosdurga taluk of Chitradurga district (Karnataka) on 20-3-2017 along with the scientists of ICAR - KVK, Chitradurga, Babbur farm , Hiriyur (Karnataka) .
Image: Dr. S . Ayappan , Former Director General and Secretary ,DARE, ICAR, New Delhi visited and interacted with the farmers of the large scale front line demonstration of farmers participatory seed production activity in Onion (Arka Kalyan) at Hosakundur village of Hosdurga taluk of Chitradurga district (Karnataka) on 20-3-2017 along with the scientists of ICAR - KVK, Chitradurga, Babbur farm , Hiriyur (Karnataka) .
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