The five days long Training cum Demonstration on Post harvest management and value addition of fruits and vegetables which commenced on 10/09/2021 concluded today at KVK Chandel. The programme was organized by KVK Chandel and sponsored by CTRI, Rajahmundry. Ts. Gladney Monsang, District Agriculture Officer, Chandel; Ng. Vincent Monsang, Chief Monsangpantha village and Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, Head in-charge of ICAR-KVK Chandel were Chief Guest, Guest of Honour and President respectively.
Speaking on the occasion, Ts Gladney Monsang stressed on generating double income for farmers to sustain their livelihood by implementing the skills gained through the training programme. Ng Vincent Monsang encouraged the farmers to inculcate export rather than import of goods for growth & development and urged them to adopt new agriculture methods and technologies.. Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, expressed her gratitude to the farmers for attending enthusiastically and completing the training. While Dr. Y. Prabhabati Devi, SMS (Home Science) and course coordinator of the programme gave the keynote address. During the valedictory session, certificates were distributed to the trainees and exhibition was also conducted. The valedictory programme was also attended by staff of KVK Chandel.