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Oil India organized Meet the Farmers programme

Oil India organized Meet the Farmers programme

Oil India organized Meet the Farmers programme

Assam: Oil India organized Meet the Farmers programme – As the Oil India Rural Development Society (OIRDS) new project ‘Meet the Farmers’ program under Agriculture Project of CSR task of Oil India Limited was effectively held on eighth January 2021 at Pandhowa Gaon, Tengakhat, Dibrugarh, Assam.

Agents from 13 (thirteen) Pather Parichalona Samities (PPS) took an interest in the occasion. The occasion was gone to by Shri Roon Kumar Barooah (President-OIRDS), Shri Nripendra Kumar Sarma (Secretary-OIRDS), Shri Trideeb Saikia (GM-Public Affairs, OIL), Shri Madhurjya Prasad Chaliha, Joint Secretary-OIRDS (Agri), Shri Arup Tanti (Treasurer-OIRDS), Dr. Niloy Baruah, Scientist, Assam Agriculture University, Shri B N Sonar, Retired District Agriculture Officer and as of now Adviser to the Project and other overseeing council individuals from OIRDS and senior authorities of Public Affairs Department of Oil India Limited.

‘Meet the Farmers’ was coordinated unexpectedly with the goal of a local area based and in-field intuitive meeting of group OIRDS and horticultural specialists with the ranchers on different issues of agribusiness, current practices on commercialization, cutting edge innovations, the government plans on horticulture, monetary proficiency, continuous exercises of the undertaking and any criticism or proposals from the ranchers for future improvement assuming any. Additionally, as a piece of spurring the farmers, an opposition was held to grant the best performing PPS as far as paddy creation in the last Kharif season among the received PPSs/towns under the Agriculture Project of OIRDS.

The occasion was held at a pleasant area in one of OIRDS’s Rabi development (winter vegetables) regions neighboring the Dihing River at Pandhowa gaon coordinated in relationship with Pandhowa Gaon Pather Parichalona Samiti.

The individuals from OIRDS in their location to the farmers underlined on use of current advances and strategies in horticulture, reception of multi-trimming to guarantee a decent market and productive returns. While guaranteeing support from Oil India, the individuals additionally asked the farmers to receive greatest rewards from the task.

The farmers from different PPSs likewise shared their encounters at the intelligent meeting and communicated their fulfillment with the help reached out by OIRDS under its horticulture project. They valued the sort of preparing and other handholding support furnished to them alongside the inventory of great paddy and vegetable seeds and natural compost to expand creation. The farmers discussed expanded and much better creation post-mediation of OIRDS contrasted with earlier years.

In relationship with the District Agriculture Department, Govt. of Assam logical techniques were followed to assess the paddy creation of different PPSs for the period of the year. The most noteworthy paddy creating PPS was granted to Ankuran PPS, Sadiya, Tinsukia District in FY 2020-21 with a token and a testament whose creation was recorded at 11.12 quintal per bigha contrasted with a previous creation of just 5-6 quintal for every bigha. The other PPSs additionally recorded creation in the scope of 8-10 quintal for every bigha. Endorsements were additionally given over to all the PPS for their wholehearted exertion.

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