Farmers Trained on management of horticultural crops in Tuensang


Dimapur, August 5 (MExN): The Central Institute of Horticulture (CIH), Medziphema, Nagaland in collaboration with A.H. Agri & Allied Cooperative Society conducted farmers training at Helipong, Ngangpong and Tuensang ‘C’ khel village under Tuensang district from July 31 –August 2.


The training was aimed at equipping the farmers with scientific method of cultivation practices and management and to promote skills for income generation so as to as improve livelihood, a press note informed.


The resource persons for the training program were Beso Chang, JSCO, Govt. of Nagaland and Vinoka Y Kiba, DPD, ATMA, it said.


The resource persons dealt with vvarious aspects on organic production technology of vegetables, nursery management and propagation of horticultural crops, pmportance of post harvest management and value addition of horticultural crops, it added. Certificates were distributed to all the participants along with reading materials.