4th May, 2020, Vyara, Gujarat
The Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Navsari Agricultural University, Vyara, Tapi, Gujarat organized an Online Khedut Shivir on “Awareness Programme about COVID-19 among farming community & Sugarcane Pest and Disease Management” today. The programme was organized in collaboration with the Reliance Foundation.
Shri Renisbhai Bharuchwala, Member, Reliance Foundation presided over the programme.
Dr. C.D. Pandya, Senior Scientist & Head, KVK, Vyara, Gujarat emphasized on the importance of “Aarogya Setu” App and “Kisan Rath” App started by the Government of India in the wake of outbreak of the COVID-19. He also outlined about the National Agricultural Advisory announced by the Government of India during the Corona Pandemic.
The farmers’ queries about the sugarcane pest and diseases management were also discussed during the programme.
A total of 120 participants including 87 men and 23 farm women actively participated through a Dial-Out Conference on Mobiles.
(Source: Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Tapi, Gujarat)