07th May, 2018, Udaipur
Farm Innovator Meet-2018 for Rajasthan and Haryana was organised at KVK-Udaipur today.
Dr. S. L. Mehta, Patron, KVK, Udaipur and Chief Guest of the Meet said ITKs of farmers should be identified and documented. The Self Help Groups will play a great role in farm innovations he opined. He also said the innovations should be included in all exhibitions so that same can be propagated.
Dr. S. K. Singh, Director, ICAR-ATARI, Jodhpur said farmers innovations should be tested, verified and documented for faster dessimination. Integrated farming system in tribal areas should be popularised he urged. He said the innovations should be culturally socially adaptable and acceptable by farmers and should be taken up in participatory approach. Dr Singh also said Agricultural Knowledge management should be taken up to intensify agriculture.
In this meet 24 KVKs from Rajasthan and Haryana with 51 farm innovators participated.
(Source : ICAR-ATARI, Jodhpur)