Protection of plant varieties and Farmers Right Act-2001
KVK has organized Awareness Cum Training programme on Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Right Act-2001 at KVK Campus on 21st December 2015. Resource person Dr. Dinkar Deshmukh, Dy. Director Seed Dr. PDKV Akola delivered lecture on Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Right Act-2001 and Dr. Amrapali Akhare, Asst. Proff. Biotechnology Center Dr. PDKV Akola delivered lecture on DUS Testing in Protection of plant varieties and Farmers Right Act-2001. Dr. Santosh Ghukar, Incharge Officer, Biotechnology Centre, Dr. PDKV, Akola also share their views. Total 129 participants participated in this programme.
The program was started with ICAR theme song followed by PPV & FRA film. On this occasion Mr. Anil Gabhane, Programme Co-ordinator welcome Chief Guest, Dignitaries, famers and other stake holders. He also given introductory speech about the programme. During this occasion KVK released booklet on Protection of plant varieties and Farmers Right Act-2001. Farmers and stakeholders also interacted with the scientists about PPV & FR act 2001 and some progressive farmers also share their views.
Total 129 participants participated in this programme out of which 97 progressive farmers, 24 farm women, 08 extension functionaries and other stake holders.
Jai Kisan Jai Vigyan week
KVK has celebrated Jai Jawan Jai Vigya Week during 23-29 December 2015. On 24th December KVK has organized Farmers-Scientist discussion programme at Sansad Dattak Gram Karmoda. Mr. Rajendra Warge, Sarpanch Karmoda was the chief guest of the programme, 55 farmers interacted with KVK scientist on vaiour agriculture issues. On 29th december KVK has organized training cum discussion on women drudgery reduction, 60 farm women actively participated in this programme