Ches (Icar-Iihr), Chettalli Organized Input Distribution Program At Biligiri Rangana Betta (Br Hills) Under Tsp



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CHES (ICAR-IIHR) Chettalli organized input distribution program at Biligiri Rangana Betta (BR Hills) under Tribal sub plan project on 14-09-2018. All the identified tribal beneficiaries from the four villages of Chamarajanagara District (BR Hills) viz. Seege Betta, Kalyani Podu, Manjigundi and Purani Podu were participated. Dr. Saju George, Senior Scientist & Head, KVK, Gonikoppal demonstrated the method of raising vegetable nursery using coir pith compost and pro trays. Mr. Chandrakant Awachare Madhav, Scientist (Hort.) explained about the production technology of fruit crops and Dr. V. Venkataravanappa explained the use and methodology of Trichoderma culture in horticultural crop production. At the end of the programme, quality planting materials of Coorg mandarin, avocado, karonda, dragon fruit, papaya. Black Pepper, Vegetable seed kit (Arka Varieties), Pro trays and Trichoderma culture were distributed. This programme was coordinated by Mr. Chandrakant Awachare, Scientist (Hort.), Dr. V. Venkataravanappa, Scientist (Plant Pathology) and Dr. Saju George, Senior Scientist & Head KVK, Gonikoppal. More than 144 tribal beneficiaries of BR Hills attended the program me.