16th November, 2021, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya
The ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya organized the Training Programme on “Winter Vegetable Production under Protected and Open Condition to Increase Income” at Umroi Jaiaw Pdeng Village under Bhoirymbong Block, Ri-Bhoi District today. The programme was organized in collaboration with the Aiom Ksiar Piggery, Livestock and Agricultural Cooperative Society Limited (AKPLACSL), Umroi, Meghalaya.
In his address, Dr. M. Mokidul Islam, Principal Scientist & Head, KVK, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya highlighted the KVKs’ initiatives in uplifting the livelihood of farmers through the various agricultural activities and the technological backstopping available with KVK Ri-Bhoi. He urged for working hand-in-hand with the various Cooperative Societies and Self-Help Groups functioning in the District for the wider and effective dissemination of horticultural technologies.
The participants were provided with the Seeds of Garden Pea, Cabbage, Turnip, Coriander, Spinach, French Beans and Carrot during the occasion.
A total of 36 participants participated in the programme.
(Source: ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya)