Poshan Vatika and Tree plantation Maha Abhiyan

KVK, IISR observed Poshan Vatiaka Maha Abhiyan and Tree plantation programme in association with IISR and IFFCO. The Programme was inaugurated by Shri Sunil K, President, Chakkittapara, Grama Panchayat by planting of a fruit plant at KVK campus. He also distributed 100 vegetable seed packets and 300 planting materials, which includes grafts of mango and sapota, jack and arecanut seedlings to girls and women farmers. During the programme Ragi based recipes " Payasam and Puttu" were prepared and served to the participants. The participants were also viewed the live cast of Hon. Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Shri. Narendra Singh Tomar’s address and other programmes organized by Indian Institute of Millets Research, Hyderabad. The staff of KVK and IISR were also planted saplings at KVK. The programme at KVK was presided by Dr. P Ratha Krishnan, Programme Coordinator. Dr. P Rajeev, Principal Scientist, IISR delivered felicitation address. Earlier, Ms. A Deepthi, Subject Matter Specialist welcomed the participants and Mr. Nandu G S, Filed officer IFFCO, Kozhikode delivered vote of thanks