“Annadata Devo Bhava” programme organized at ICAR-Directorate of Weed Research, Jabalpur   (23-24 April, 2022)

The ICAR-Directorate of Weed Research, Jabalpur, conducted “Annadata Devo Bhava” programme during 23-24th April 2022. Around 120 farmers from different villages of Jabalpur including staff of the Directorate were participated in the programme. Lectures on “Natural farming; Organic farming; Nutri foods and Conservation agriculture” were organized on the occasion.

Dr. P.K. Singh, Pr. Scientist and Coordinator of the programme welcomed the participants and briefed about the programme. Dr. K.K. Barman, Pr. Scientist delivered a lecture on the Natural Farming. He explained in detail about the benefits of Natural Farming, its cultivation practices and factors to be considered. He also emphasized on the key elements of Natural Farming. Dr. R.P. Dubey Pr. Scientist briefed the farmers about Organic farming and benefits of millets for nutritional security. Dr. V.K. Choudhary, Sr. Scientist explained about conservation agriculture and principles to be followed to cultivate the crop. He also explained about the benefits of keeping residue as crop mulch instead of burning. Later, farmers-scientist interaction was also conducted and problems associated with millet cultivation were discussed. Dr. J.S. Mishra, Director, ICAR-DWR, Jabalpur, summarized the discussion and urged the farmers to practice improved agricultural practices for higher productivity and income.

A visit to the technology demonstrated fields was also organized to the farmers. Er. Chethan, C.R., Scientist and Co-coordinator, organized and coordinated the programme.

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