The ICAR-Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow in collaboration with Center for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD) organized a one-day seminar Horti-entrepreneurship on 19 January, 2018.
The seminar inaugurated by Shri Sudhir Garg, Principal Secretary, (Horticulture), Lucknow During the Seminar, technical sessions on entrepreneurship development in the field of tissue culture, green house cultivation, high tech nursery and value addition were organized and attended by seventy experts and entrepreneurship aspirants and bankers. Financial assistance available for different areas of Horti-entrepreneurship was discussed among state department officers, bankers and delegates. The potential Horti-entrepreneurs attended the seminar from various districts of the Uttar Pradesh. On this occasion, Legal issues, registration and government clearances related with financial requirement of different technologies were explained by the resource persons.
Dr Anis Ansari, Chairman CARD, Horticulture; Dr. S. Rajan, Director, ICAR-CISH, Mr. Nabin Roy, AGM, NBARD, Ms. Neera Chakrabvarty, Zonal Manager, Indian Bank and scientists from ICAR-CISH and different other Institutes attended the seminar.
(Source: ICAR-CISH, Lucknow)