An one day training and awareness program on the Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Act, 2001 (PPV&FR) was organized at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (RVSKVV), Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh for the farmers of different villages of Jhabua.
Dr. R.R. Hanchinal, Chairperson, PPV & FRA and Chief Guest, in his address, highlighted the importance of this program and motivated the farmers to learn the role of indigenous local landraces in food security of the country.
Nearly 170 progressive farmers, extension personnels and representative of NGOs participated in the program.
(Source: Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jhabua)