Chelep, Mar 16:
A one-day training programme on post harvest management cum awareness programme on “District Agriculture Schemes” was conducted at Chelep Village Community hall, Machi Block, Tengnoupal district today.
The training cum awareness programme was held for Ma sousching Farmers’ Producer Company under Promotion of Sustainable Organic Cultivation for Economic Enhancement Scheme.
During the training programme, Ps. Lavid Anal, Subject Mater Specialist (Horticulture), KVK, Chandel talked about the organic cultivation of turmeric, ginger and lemon. He also gave lectures on how to become a beneficiary for several schemes launched by the government and how to apply them.
Kapeshing Seiyao, Filed Assistant, DSSS, Masouching Farmers Producer Company stated that the training programme was implemented by Manipur Organic Mission Agency ( MOMA) with the aim of enhancing the economic condition of families. He said that it is a part of the effort to cultivate organic turmeric, ginger and lemon and produce yields in all the families registered with Masouching Farmers’ Producer Company. The training programme was held with the aim of providing awareness to all the newly enrolled farmers, he added.