Department of agriculture organized a one week long state level refresher training program for field functionaries on integrated pest management from July 13 to 17 at KVK training hall, ICAR complex, Jharnapani.
Deputy director, agriculture and plant protection in charge Rongsenila highlighted on system of training master training from outside, master trainer to the field functionaries, and launching farmers field school in the district and sub-divisions and concept of integrated pest management. The deputy director also mentioned about organic concerns in terms of agriculture crops activities and that indiscriminate use of chemicals should be stopped.
Dr. R.K Singh Animal science PC, KVK Porba, Dr. Anamika Sharma PC, KVK also spoke at the inaugural programme on management of pest and diseases as an important factor to defeat the pst and enemies which caused damages and losses to the farmers.
Master trainers of the training programme were Ikuto Zhimomi, Deepak Chitri, N. Jacob Yanthan and Sananzo Nienu.