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ICAR-IIHR Technologies dissemination through farmer’s producer’s company for doubling farmer’s income

ICAR-IIHR Technologies dissemination through farmer’s producer’s company for doubling farmer’s income

Interactive meeting was organized for dissemination of ICAR-IIHR technologies with Sadalamma horticulture farmer’s producer’s company for doubling of farmer’s income at Sadali Village, Sidlaghatta Taluk and Chikkaballapur District on 12.7.2017. Director, Dr. M.R.Dinesh, Dr.Venkattkumar, Head, Division of Social Science and Training and Dr. Veere Gowda, Principal Scientist, Division of Vegetable crops, ICAR-IIHR, Hessaraghatta, Bengaluru participated in the interactive meeting with farmers, Board of Directors, functionaries of the Sadalamma horticulture farmer’s producer’s company. This meeting was facilitated by officers of the Department of Horticulture, Chikkaballapur District. Mrs Kshma Patil, Deputy Director, in charge FPOs, Lalbaugh;Mr. Raghu, Deputy Director of Horticulture, Chikkaballapur; Mr. Mune Gowda, Senior Assistant Director of Horticulture and officer in charge of Sadalamma FPO, Siddlagatta; Mr. Ravikumar, Assistant Horticulture officer and other Assistant Horticulture officers, Siddlaghatta  are the  horticulture officer participated in the event. Two hundred (200) farmers from the villages connected to the FPOs are actively participated. Mr. Srinivas and Mr. Naga Mohan representative of Vikram Global company private limited,  exporter of Rose onion are also participated in the event.

Dr. M.R. Dinesh, Director, ICAR-IIHR in the honour of Chief Guest of the event, in his speech appreciated the farmers and Officers of the department of Horticulture for forming FPO at Sadali village. He got the information about FPO activities and association of farmers with IIHR for technical input and adoption of technologies related to Rose onion production and export. He appreciated the farmers for producing quality rose onion by adopting IIHR technologies and exporting 200 tons of quality rose onion through Sadali FPO during the year 2017. He appreciated the scientists of IIHR for developing   technologies suitable for Promotion of rose onion for export and active involvement in the export of rose onion through Sadalamma FPO Director informed the farmers  about the of technologies developed in fruits, vegetables, flower  and medicinal crops,  post-harvest technologies and Value addition and advise the farmers to adopt IIHR  improved varieties, seed and planting material, production and protection technologies. He conveyed the farmers that IIHR will be associating with farmers of Sadalamma FPO for transfer technologies to improve the standard of living by doubling the income of the farmers. Dr. Veere Gowda.R advised the farmers about use of technologies developed by the IIHR for Rose onion export. Mr. Mune Gowda, Senior Assistant Director of Horticulture expressed is willingness to adopt IIHR technologies in the Sadalamma FPO. Mrs Kshma Patil, Deputy Director, in charge FPOs, Lalbaugh; Mr. Raghu, Deputy Director of Horticulture, Chikkaballapur  advised the farmers to adopt IIHR technologies and thanked Director, IIHR for willing to have association with the Department of Horticulture and wish to transfer  IIHR  technologies  suitable  to Chikkaballapur district. Dr.Venkattkumar, Head, Division of Social Science and Training informed that Departmental arrangement will be made for regular interaction with the farmers for transfer of IIHR technologies to Sadalamma FPO.

Director visited gardens of Grapes, Papaya, Pomegranate and onion plots and made observation on crop prospects and gave advice to the farmers on management of ring spot virus in papaya, decline of Pomegranate and demonstration of raised bed cultivation with drum seeder sowing of rose onion with Arka Bindu variety with quality seeds.

 

 

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