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Educational Visit to Pantnagar Kisan Mela and KVK Dakrani

Farmers Scientist Interaction / Kisan Mela have been organized by GBPUAT Pantnagar during September month of 2018. Students of B. Sc. Ag batch 2018 visited the Exhibition Stalls, Mechanization Implements, tractors etc. The farmers interacted with all the technical staff to identify the priority issues and use of latest technologies especially new varieties, mechanization and in future drone technology for sustaining ecology, productivity and sustainability. Also asked the farmers to adopt for mechanization in all crops and low cost machinery especially for small and marginal farmers are made available. Further requested farmers to adopt crop rotation and also soil test passed fertilizer application for high yields and urged for adoption of water saving technologies in various crops for natural resource conservation. Farmers expressed satisfaction over the proceeding / conduct of Farmers Scientists interaction Kisan Mela. About 100 farmers all over the Zone participated in the meeting. Apart from this more than 10 farm implement firms displayed their tractors, farm implements sprayers specially boom sprayer. The meeting ended with formal felicitation to progressive farmers in the zone who are adopting & promoting University technologies and promoting innovations in their farming.