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Five day training of TSP adopted farmers organized at CSWRI 

A five day training programme on “Scientific management of Sheep, Goat and Rabbit” was organized at CSWRI, Avikanagar from 18th to 22nd June 2014 under TSP project. The valedictory programme was chaired by the Dr. S.M.K. Naqvi (Director, CSWRI) and Dr. D. Ramarao (National Director, NAIP) was the Chief guest. Eighteen farmers including two female trainees from village Jhontri, Pohri Khaturat and Gundighata (Tehsil Jhontri) of district Dungarpur participated in the training. The programme included theory and practical sessions on breeds of sheep, goat and rabbit, general management, nutrition, health care, reproductive management, marketing, fodder production and rabbit farming. It also included visit to TOT adopted villages and interaction with participatory farmers regarding adoption of advanced technologies and practices and their benefits. Most of the trainees showed interest in goat and rabbit farming as well as Azola production. The programme was coordinated by Dr. D. Sethi (Scientist & Co-PI TSP) and co-coordinated by Sh. Roop Chand (Scientist & Co-PI TSP).