Chandel: Farmer Training cum Mela was conducted at Modi Village, Chandel on Friday organised by District Agriculture Officer, Chandel sponsored under Soil Health Card programme and National Food Security Mission (Oilseeds-NMOOP) FY 2020-21.
The programme witnessed the presence of DAO Chandel Ts. Gladney Monsang; SMS (Plant Breeding), ICAR- KVK Chandel Ts. Leenda Monsang; SMS (Agril. Engg.), ICAR – KVK Chandel Dr. K. Sonamani Singh; Chief Modi Village Kl. John and Former President, Anal Sinu Ruwl Nl. Khungam as the presidium members.
An exhibition of organic produce of famers was showcased in the Mela.
A technical session was also conducted during the Mela in which the resource persons were SMS (Agril. Engg.) Dr. K. Sonamani Singh and SMS (Plant Breeding) of ICAR- KVK Chandel Ts. Leenda Monsang.
The topic of the training focuses on conservation of Soil health and package of practices on oilseeds and pulses and its seed production.