Event Details

Event Name :
Agro advisories
Event Venue :
Contact person details :
Dr Sameera Qayoom
Nodal Officer
9419049242 01942461349
Event Date :
27-04-2020 To 27-04-2020
Reaching famers under prevailing situation
Pre Event Description :
229 Telephone calls (Head KVK 95, SMS plant protection 66, SMS soil science 23, SMS Horticulture 25 and SMS Animal Science 20 ) responded by KVK Scientists pertaining to horticulture, field crops and livestock management (all cell numbers/farmer details recoded by concerned Scientists). 2. Created 5 famer groups (2 at KVK level and 3 with other stake holders) 3. 389 farmers and other stakeholders approached through whats’ App for dissemination of advisories. 4. Advisory related to hail affected fruit orchards was immediately sent after hailstorm on 27/4/2020 to district administration (DDC and CHO Kulgam with a copy emailed to worthy Director Extension) and farmers through Whats app and Facebook. As per the reports the advisory has been circulated to hundreds of farmers through farmer to farmers contacts and through the field functionaries of department of Horticulture. 5. mKisan portal was also tried once again but the problem still persists. 6. Details of advisories have also been shared with ICAR ATARI in the format received from the ATARI. 7. World veterinary day was celebrated through virtual platform by Animal scientists of KVKs.
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