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Event Name :
World Honey Bee Day Celebration 2017
Event Venue :
Farmers Field at Kasimpur Village, Zaheerabad Mandal, Sangareddy District.
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, PO. Box No. 214, Zaheerabad,Distt. Medak
Contact person details :
G. Bhargavi
SMS Home Science
Event Date :
8/19/2017 To 8/19/2017
Objective: Deccan Development Society- Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Zaheerabad has conducted World honey bee on 19th August 2017. Explained about the rearing techniques. Precautions to be taken while handling. Nutritional Benefits. Market linkage.
Pre Event Description :
The program has been celebrated along with the farmers of Kashimpur (village), Zaheerabad, Sangareddy District. As a part of the programme we explained farmers about the role of honey bees in crop production and other benefits of honey bees. 25 farmers from the village have participated actively and made the program successful. Mr. Vittal (HEO) and In-charge Program Coordinator and the staff of KVK have participated in the Programme. We have installed one honey bee hive in farmer’s field (Anjanna) of Kashimpur Village to show the demo. We explained the farmers regarding benefits of honey bees, precautions to be taken to maintain a honey bee hives and the nutritional benefits of using honey in their daily life. At the field level Scientist Plant Protection showed demo on handling of honey bee colony and also explained about the the applicable schemes from the government for honeybee raring. Hence, literature was distributed to farmers on role of honey bees in agriculture.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: World Honey Bee Day - 2017