ICAR-NIASM, Baramati celebrates National Fish Farmers’ Day

10th July, 2019, Baramati

ICAR-NIASM, Baramati celebrates National Fish Farmers’ DayThe ICAR-National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management, Baramati observed the 19th National Fish Farmers’ Day at its campus today.

The Chief Guest of the occasion, Shri Abhay Deshpande, Regional Deputy Commissioner, Fisheries, Pune Division accentuated on the need to learn the newer fisheries technologies for doubling the farmer’s income through the skill development.

Addressing the gathering, Dr. Jagdish Rane, Principal Scientist and In-charge Head, ICAR-NIASM briefed about the Institute’s achievements.

During the occasion, a one-day training programme in collaboration with the National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad was organized.

The Scientists’-Farmers’-Interaction Session on the theme “Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development through intervention of scientific fisheries technology” was also organized during the occasion.

Around 150 fish farmers from the different Districts of Maharashtra registered their participation during the event.

(Source: ICAR-National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management, Baramati)