Friday, 10 October 2014

Conference on Rabi Crops in Lucknow(October10,2014,Friday)

Today (October10,2014,Friday),I chaired a session on Strategy for increasing production and productivity of Rabi crops in Uttar Pradesh.It was organized by Director of agriculture , UP in Krishi Bhawan in Lucknow , with Minister of  state for agriculture , UP , Sri R K Singh as chief guest.A large number of farmers, from all over the state  attended the conference , as also almost all the officers of agriculture department from all  the districts  UP.The  farmers were very vocal on the issues like inadequate supply of Potato seeds , late  running of canals and insufficient supply of electricity in rural areas.The session was very thought provoking , and kept my adrenaline levels high.