With the objectives to review the achievements of different disciplines during 2008-09 and to formulate the action plan for the year 2009-10, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Phek (NRCM) conducted its third Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting on July 3 at conference hall, CBCC, Pfutsero. Deputy Chairman, State Planning Board and Chairman, NOAH-GRANDPA, Neiba Kronu attended the meeting as chief guest.
Dr. R.K. Singh, Programme coordinator, KVK, Phek presented the previous year achievements and action plan for 2009-10 to the house. K.C. Panda, GM, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) also gave a brief presentation on formation of Kisan club. Neiba Kronu, Deputy Chairman, State Planning Board emphasized on conservation of local germplasm and utilization of indigenous fruits and vegetables for value addition.
Dr. C. Rajkhowa, Director, NRC on Mithun welcomed all members of Scientific Advisory Committee and chaired the meeting. The meeting was attended by ADC, Pfutsero, GM, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development, K.C. Panda, officers of various line departments, NGOs and progressive farmers of Phek district which included department of Veterinary & AH, department of Agriculture, department of Soil & water conservation, department of Fishery, department of Horticulture, Programme executive DDK, Kohima, AIR, Kohoma, Executive Secretary, CBCC, Secretary, CWWS, Secretary, NOAH-GRANDPA (NGO) and his team, ICAR, Jharnapani, Executive Engg. PWD, Pfutsero, Dr. N. Haque, Principal, Scientist, NRCM.