Educational tour to kisan mela, Pantnagar by Department of Agriculture
Trip to Kisan Mela, G.B Pant University of Agriculture & Technology.
The students of B. Sc. Agriculture and Horticulture went for an educational trip to G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology to attend the 105th Kisan Mela. Students visited the Crop Research Center in the morning where they learnt about various methods of crop cultivation for wheat, maize, chick pea among others. They gathered knowledge about meteorological observatory, drip irrigation and visited the premises of Integrated Farming System. In Kisan Mela, they learnt about various agricultural models based on sustainable development, organic farming and conservation tillage. They interacted with multiple sellers of seeds and fertilizer companies as well. The group of students were accompanied by faculty members namely Ms. Ritika Bhaskar and Mr. Sushant Saklani.
Aim of the event:
- To visit the farmer’s fair and get knowledge about agribusiness firms including farm machinery, fertilizers, chemicals, seeds, herbal and medicinal products.
- To have an exposure of agricultural fields to students and to get knowledge about various recent technologies and practices that should be performed for better crop production.
Department Name: Dev Bhoomi Institute of Management Studies (DBIMS)
Course name: B.Sc Agriculture & B.Sc Horticulture (1st & 2nd year)
Date : 07 Mar’19 to 10 Mar’19.