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  • Awareness Campaign on Cashew Cultivation at ICAR, Lamphelpat

    Mar 2nd, 2015

    An ‘Awareness Campaign on Cashew Cultivation’ was organised by ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Manipur Centre in collaboration with ICAR-Directorate of Cashew Research, Puttur, Karnataka on 02.03.2015. About 50 farmers from Chandel, Churachandpur, Tamenglong and Ukhrul along with the SMSs of different KVKs have participated in the campaign. In this august Occasion, President of the programme Dr. Narendra Prakash and Joint Director of ICAR has focused on the importance of quality planting material production, scientific cultivation, processing and entrepreneurship development in cashew sector in this region. Dr. M. Gangadhar Nayak, Principal Scientist of ICAR-Directorate of Cashew Research, Puttur, Karnataka has delivered a talk on ‘Problem and Prospects of Cashew Cultivation in NE India’ followed by a Farmer-Scientist Interaction. The programme was concluded with vote of thanks pronounced by Dr. M. R. Sahoo, Senior Scientist (Horticulture). Joint Director ICAR RC NEHR Manipur Centre ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Lamphelpat, Imphal- 795 004, Manipur, India


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