To disseminate knowledge, experience and information among participants about schemes of various Government departments and process for registration through the representatives of the Lines Department, Scientists of Krishi Vigyan Kendra and Corporates, a Knowledge Sharing Workshop was organized on December 31, 2021 at the Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh under the Climate Smart Village Programme supported by Mahindra & Mahindra and Implemented by BISLD Madhya Pradesh.
The Chief Guest, Dr. S.K. Pyasi, Dean, Government Agriculture College, Rewa, highlighted Climate Resilient Crops and emphasised on suitable seed selection for climate change adaptation. The Special Guest, Shri. Sunil Dhikle, District Development Manager, NABARD, Rewa, focussed on the need to accept climate change and to change farm practices for better production and for minimising farming cost. Dr. A.K. Pandey, Head Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rewa, provided inputs to farmers on Package of Practices for Black Gram. The proceedings were chaired by the Principal Scientist & Head of KVK. Shri. Yogesh Pathak, Deputy Director, Horticulture, Rewa. Shri. Lalji Singh, Assistant Director, Fisheries, also provided valuable information.
The technical sessions focussed on scientific methods and process and farming and how farmers can promote climate resilient crops in their farms and were conducted by Dr. A.K. Pandey, Dr. R.K. Joshi, Principal Scientist from Agriculture College, Dr. C.G. Singh, Dr. A.K. Patel, Dr. A.K. Tiwari, Dr. Sanjay Singh, Dr. K.S. Bhaghel and Shri. Sandeep Sharma. The workshop was attended by more than 100 farmers of which 57 were women farmers, from Khaira, Magurihai, Padiya, Belaha, Khokham, Deora, Mahidal, Agdal, Umri and Naroura blocks of Rewa district.