कृषि प्रौद्योगिकी अनुप्रयोग अनुसंधान संस्थान
Agricultural Technology
Application Research Institute

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Reliance foundation Collaborative Multiplication Dial conferences and YouTube Live Streaming programme with farmers during COVID-19 lockdown period


Reliance foundation Collaborative Multiplication Dial conferences and YouTube Live Streaming programme with farmers were organized during COVID-19 lockdown period by KVK Srikakulam (Amdalavalasa). Dr.D. Chinnam Naidu, Programme Coordinator and Dr.G. Chittibabu, SMS (PP), KVK, Amadalavalasa Dr. P. Venkata Rao Scientist. TOT DAATTC Amadalavalasa were participated in Reliance Multi location dial out conferences on 07.05.2020 nearly 53 farmers participated in the conference and informed about precautionary measures to be taken in view of COVID 19 and exemptions given by Government of India towards Agriculture. Clarified the doubts raised on crop management, Technical advisories on present on crop management particularly on Summer Green gram, Rabi Paddy, Banana, and vegetables. Also informed the farmers about marketing guidelines and exemptions given State and Centre Governments for the benefit of the farmers.

Youtube Live Streaming was organized on 20.05.2020 nearly 151 farmers and other stake holders participated in the you tube live programme, KVK Scientist Provided the Information on Kharif prerparedness , Field Preparation, Green manuring , Weed management in Directed seeded paddy , Varietal selection for paddy were discussed.