30th July, 2021, Bhopal
The ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh organized the Virtual Launching Workshop of ICAR-NASF Funded Project - “Development of Nano Sensor and its Application through Cloud-Based Network for Real-Time Irrigation to Soil and Plant” today.
In his inaugural address, the Chief Guest, Dr. Suresh Kumar Chaudhari, Deputy Director General (Natural Resource Management), ICAR emphasized on the need for Nano-Sensors in modern agriculture and their utilization in irrigation scheduling. He applauded the lead and co-operating Centres for the initiative.
Dr. Ashok K. Patra, Director, ICAR-IISS, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh highlighted the importance of the Nano-Sensors in agriculture in the wake of “Per Drop More Crop”.
The senior officials of the various ICAR Institutes also participated in the Workshop.
(Source: ICAR- Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh)