A one-day Seminar on "Fisheries Entrepreneurship Seminar-2018" has been organized jointly by ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources (ICAR-NBFGR) and Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD), New Delhi during 11th April, 2018 at ICAR-NBFGR, Lucknow.
Dr. Anees Ansari, Chairman, Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development, in his inagural address stressed on doubling of fish farmer income in the state of Uttar Pradesh and also suggested that this type of seminar may be organized at district level in years to come.
More than 300 aqua-culturist and officials including scientist participated in the Seminar.
Dr. Dilip Kumar, Ex-Director, ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai, Dr. K.K. Lal, Director, ICAR-NBFGR, Shri S.K. Singh, Joint Director (Fy.), Uttar Pradesh, Shri Rajender Prasad Singh, DGM, Fish Development Corporation, Shri P.K. Chaube, Dayal Group, Shri Ravi Chhapa, UNIBET were also participated in the Inaugural Session.
Various interactive sessions were organized between industry representative, fish farmer/ entrepreneurs and scientists. .
(Source: ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources)