9th March, 2013, Udaipur
KVK Badgaon, Udaipur organized “KIsan Mela-2013” in collaboration with ATMA, MPUAT and all the line departments. The Mela was inaugurated by the Chairman Vidya Bhawan, Dr Y V Singh, ZPD Zone-VI, Zila Pramukh and other dignitaries from the MPUAT and line departments of the district. Kisan Mela was attended by large number of farmers (about 2500), farm women, school children and villagers from operational areas under KVK, Udaipur.
Dr Singh in his address stressed to initiate diversified farming in the district, so that the farmers could get the maximum returns from their produce. He further emphasized on encouraging secondary agriculture in order to provide economic and livelihood security to the farming community of the district.
The Chief Guest Mrs Madhu (Zila Pramukh) in her address advised all the farmers and tribal in particular to take advantage of all the schemes started by the State and Central Governments; all the farmers must visit KVK regularly for updating their knowledge about agriculture and livestock sector.
Project Director, ATMA proposed vote of thanks.
(Source: ZPD, Zone-VI, Jodhpur)