Krishi Mela- 2018 : Farmer Seminar and Agriculture Exhibition

"Krishi Sammelan Cum Krishi Exhibition-2018"

First Day (21/03/2018) : Krishi Vigyan Kendra Mehsana had organised "Krishi Sammelan Cum Krishi Exhibition 2018" with collaboration of ATMA, Farmers Training Center and Deptartment of Agriculture. In this programme, Dr.P.M. Vagasia, State Nodal Officer ATMA, Shri Anand A. Patel,  Vice President, Ganpat University, Shri A.T. Patel Director of KVK, Shri A.A. Katesia Joint Director of Agriculture  Department, Dr.K.A. Thakkar Director of Extension, SDAU, S.K. Nagar, Dr.A.U. Amin, Research Scientist of Seed and Spice Research Station Jagudan were remained present in this programme. Programme started from Deep Pragatya and ICAR prayer. Dr.D.K. Joshi Project Director, ATMA, Mehsana heartily welcomed all the dignitaries, Scientist, Experts and all farmers and farm women. Shri A. A. Katesia speech on Doubling Income  farming through management in agriculture, Dr.K.A. Thakkar addressed the farmers use of compost balance in soil and important of soil health card in agriculture, Dr.Sarad Soni also said about Scientific Dairy farming, Dr.A.U. Amin speech on value addition in spices crops and how grow farmers double income. In the programme district best farmers awarded by ATMA. Those farmers and farm women were performed good in agriculture work. FTC organised different competition for farmers and farm women and then best performance in agriculture motivated by prize and certificate. All dignitaries and farmers took the pledge to "save water and save life". At the end of the programme Dr. R.A. Patel Sr.Scientist and Head of KVK extended the vote of thanks to all dignitaries, Scientist and farmers for their participation. There were 2205 farmers and farm women were participated in the programme. Total number of  74 Stall arranged in Krishi Exhibition related to agriculture.

Second Day (22/03/2018)  : Second day the Krishi Sammelan cum Krishi Exhibition - 2018 inaugurated by Shri M.Y. Daxini (IAS), DDO  Mehsana, Shri A.R. Gami, Dy. Director Agriculture Mehsana, Shri A.A. Katesia, Joint Director Agriculture Department Mehsana, Shri Anil Nayar, DDM NABARD Mehsana, Shri Pratik Upadhyay District Registrar Mehsana and Dr.K.I. Patel, Scientist of Wheet Research Station, Vijapur remained present on this occasion. In this programme Dr.R.A. Patel, Senior Scientist and Head of KVK was heartly welcomed to Dignitries, Scientist and all farmers and farm women. In the programme Shri M.Y. Daxini emphasised to farmers for obtain benefits of Government Scheme in Agriculture and adopt the latest technology for production, Dr.A.A. Katesia Speech on sustainable farming and also said save life main farming source water, soil and environment. Shri Anil Nair was guide awareness about extension activities of NABARD and to get benefit of this activities and Shri Pratik Upadhyay was talk to about eNAM scheme in agriculture.

Distributing the certificates and momento to progressive farmers by KVK for best innovative work in farming. All guests and farmers also pledge to "water conservation". Wherein 1752 farmers and farm women were participated. End of the programme Mrs.Ramila Vaghela training officer, FTC, Mehsana extended the vote of thanks to all guests, scientist and farmers for their participation.