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Event Name :
World Soil Day 2017
Event Venue :
Kovin Village, Jairampur Sub-division, Changlang, Arunachal Pradesh
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Changlang p/o. Jairampur,
Contact person details :
Dr. Narendra Kumar
Sr. Scientist & Head
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: To create awareness among the farmers about the importance of soil quality and its related issue and distribution of Soil Health Cards
Pre Event Description :
World Soil Health Day was celebrated by KVK, Changlang at Kovin village on 5th December 2017. Mr. T. Longri, ZPM, Jairampur sub division grace the occasion as Chief Guest and Mr. Nobinkam Tikhak, Anchal Samiti Chairperson, Jairampur as Guest of Honour. A total of 186 numbers of farmers attended the programme. Subject matter Specialist from the kendra briefed the farmers about the importance of soil health for enhance production. The farmers were explained about the different steps and procedure to maintain the quality of the soil. Chief guest advised the farmers to adopt organic farming instead of using chemicals. The guest of honour elaborate to farmers the history of world soil day and soil related issues. A total 200 numbers of Soil Health cards were distributed to the farmers.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Celebration of World Soil Day
Image: World soil day after distribution of soil health card