Extension functionaries trained

KHONSA, Jul 19: Twenty-two extension functionaries of the agriculture department attended a training programme on ‘Scientific management practices of fruit crops – Special reference to the Tirap conditions’ organized by the Tirap Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) here on Thursday.
The functionaries were imparted training on preparation of layout and planting of fruit plants, soil amendment, canopy management, nutrient management, etc.
During the valedictory programme, the head of the KVK here handed over soyabean seeds to the agriculture department for distribution among farmers under the cluster frontline demonstration programme.