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Event Name :
Workshop on quality in production of Basmati Rice for Export
Event Venue :
KVK Campus
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,J.J. Farm, Near New Grain Market,Sultanpur Road, PO. Sheikhupur,Distt. Kapurthala
Contact person details :
Dr. Gurmeet Singh
Asstt. Prof. Plant Protection
kvk-kapurthala@pau.edu
9814825584 01822233056
Event Date :
6/22/2017 To 6/22/2017
Objective: The aim of the workshop was to increase the awareness amongst the famers about the quality in basmati grown by them, so that it faces no problem in international market for export purpose.
Pre Event Description :
The District Chief Agricultural Officer Dr. Inderjit Singh inaugurated the workshop. Experts from various departments of the Punjab Agricultural University Ludhiana were the resource persons for this workshop. At the outset of workshop Dr. Manoj Sharma, Associate Director (Trg.) KVK, Kapurthala welcomed the farmers and highlighted the role of Krishi Vigyan Kendre for the welfare of farming community. Dr. Ritesh Sharma, Principle scientist from BEDF made a presentation about the purpose and the theme of the workshop. Dr G S Mangat , Sr. Rice Breeder made a presentation on the performance of different rice and basmati varieties suitable for the cultivation.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Dr. Gurmeet Singh told about type of insects, mode of action of different types of insecticides , and urged the farmer to use insecticides at ETL .
Image: At the outset of workshop Dr. Manoj Sharma, Associate Director (Trg.) KVK, Kapurthala welcomed the farmers and highlighted the role of KVK' s.
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