IMPHAL: A One-day Training cum Demonstration on “Oyster Mushroom Production” under NEC project was organized by ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Tamenglong, ICAR Research Complex, Manipur Centre at Thanagong Village, Khoupum on Saturday.
All together 17 participants (2 farm women and 15 male farmers) from Khoupum area successfully attended the training programme.
During the training programme, expert from ICAR-KVK Tamenglong, Dr. PK Saraswat, Senior Scientist and Head, ICAR-KVK Tamenglong delivered lectured on “Mushroom production for doubling farmer income”, Dr. R K. Roshan, SMS (Horticulture) delivered lectured “Scientific production of oyster mushroom”, Mr. Lungkhong Riamei, Programme Assistant (Agril. Extension) spoke on “Economics of oyster mushroom cultivation”.
As the part of the programme a detailed demonstration on oyster mushroom production was also conducted. Input like Mushroom spawn, polybags, chemicals, sprayer, drum, sickle etc. were also distributed during the programme.