Mobilization of Food Security Group at Hevikhe village

Mobilization of Food Security Group at Hevikhe village
Resource person conducting the training for mobilization of farm women’s Food Security Group at Hevikhe village on June 8.

 

Dimapur, June 12 (MExN): ATMA Dimapur Niuland Block at Hevikhe village on June 8 conducted mobilization of farm women’s Food Security Group (FSG) named, Kikimiye FSG comprising of nine women members.

 

The group activity included turmeric and jute cultivation. Sentibenla, ATM, Niuland Block spoke on the methods of mulching in turmeric plantations, informing that mulching treatment increases plant height, number of leaves and yield. A Banana Farm School was also set up.

 

Later, women farmers were trained on value addition of fruits and vegetables. Demalu Hasnusa, BTM. Niuland Block denoted the role of a farm teacher and the concept of FSG to the participants.