The farming community of the region is being benefitted by providing technical know-how through an “Agriculture Technology Information Centre cum Museum” established at KVK campus demonstrating the latest sustainable technologies and other farmer’s oriented activities based on priority thrust areas covering various aspects of Crop Production, Plant Protection, Animal Husbandry, Horticulture and Home Science by displaying live demos, models, flex charts comprising information on livestock based entrepreneurship development, women empowerment, alternate cropping systems, various tools of bio intensive pest management, protected cultivation of horticultural crops, soil health management and technical literature.
Major Technologies / Practices Covered
Major farmer`s feedbacks
Major Technologies/Practices Covered
Major farmer`s feedbacks
KrishiVigyan Kendra, Hastinapur has exhibited a stall and displayed several technologies and farmer’s oriented activities through flexes, models, live demonstrations and some other related means during All India Farmer Fair and Agricultural Exhibition held from 20 -22, February, 2014 organized by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Agriculture University, Meerut. Five members judging committee constituted by the university , recognized as best one among the KVK including university category. At last on closing day of event, KVK Hastinapur was awarded “FirstPrize” for efforts being made by the KVK.
Again First Prize” has conferred for displaying technologies on agriculture and livestock during KisanMela organized by PanditDeenDayalUpadhyay University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Mathura held from 14-15 March, 2014. During 20-22 March 2013 a KisanMela and Exhibition of two divisions Meerut and Saharanpur was organized jointly by deptt. Of Agriculture at Meerut, the stall of KVK Hastinapur once again recognized as “FirstPrize” winner for remarkable efforts.
8th National Conferenceof KVK’s was held at University of Agricultural Sciences, Banguluru, Karnataka from October 23-25, 2013. A stall of KVK, Hastinapur was displayed in agricultural exhibition arranged by the organizers of the event. Two fellows namely Dr D K Singh and Dr S P Singh, scientists from the same KVK have attended the programme sought. Various technologies about intercropping with sugarcane, integrated pest management, employment oriented poultry production, women empowerment through various means, non- conventional vegetable production, hydroponics, aeroponicsetc were displayed on flexes. In addition to this some, live demonstrations on value added products, seedlings, saplings, latest varieties of wheat, paddy, gram, turmeric, gladiolus, potato and other conventional value added food products prevailing in the region were also displayed. Participation has been ensured in Zonal Workshop of KVK’s organized by IISR, Lucknow during 26-28, May 2013. Technical knowhow on agricultural and animal based issues were disseminated by displaying the things through live demons, flexes and some other way of communication. The efforts being made by KVK was appreciated by the participants and dignitaries from public sector.