24th June, 2022, Goa
The Interface Meeting with Officers of Directorate of Agriculture, Department of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services and Directorate of Fisheries, Government of Goa” was organized by the ICAR-Central Coastal Agricultural Research Institute, Goa here today.
Dr. Parveen Kumar, Director, ICAR-CCARI, Goa highlighted the importance of holding the Interface Meeting with the Line Departments that will help in formulating the research projects as per the demand from the stakeholders.
Dr. Agostinho Misquita, Director, Department of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services, Government of Goa urged for carrying out the research on the issues of infertility and brucellosis problem in dairy animals and fodder availability in the State.
Shri Shiwanand Wagle, Deputy Director of Agriculture (Extension), Government of Goa highlighted some of the issues concerning the agriculture like implementation of Lab-to-Land Programme, development of Climate-Smart Technologies and Doubling the Farmers’ Income, etc.
The Meeting organized as a part of the “Bharat Ka Amrut Mahotsav” to commemorate 75 Years of India’s Independence was aimed at discussing the various researchable issues pertaining to the agriculture and allied sectors.
A total of 45 participants including the Scientists of ICAR-CCARI, Goa; Programme Coordinator & Subject Matter Specialists of KVK, North & South Goa and Officers from Line Departments attended the Meeting.
(Source: ICAR-Central Coastal Agricultural Research Institute, Goa)