Poonch DDC flags off farmers’ training tour
Poonch: District Development Commissioner, Rahul Yadav today flagged off a group of famers for a training tour.
The tour has been organized by department of Agriculture Poonch for Training of Farmer within UT of J&K & outside UT under Capex Budget & SMAE 2019-20.
Similar Training Tour Programme was also flagged off from Mendhar Sub Division by the SDM, Dr. Sahil Jandyal.
Chief Agriculture officer, M.Y Chowdhary informed that 72 farmers of the district Poonch including 42 from Poonch & 30 from Sub Division Mendhar are participating in the training programme. The group of farmers would be imparted training regarding Seed Production of Cereals Crops, Pulses & oil Seed and see the latest Farm Mechanization at Chinor Farm Jammu & CSK Agriculture University Palampur.
Besides, the farmers would be given firsthand knowledge and training regarding Integrated Farming at SKUAST Jammu and Palampur to enable them to increase their per unit area production and income.