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KVK Anjaw celebrates Jai Kisan Jai Vigyan week

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Anjaw celebrated Jai Kisan Jai Vigyan week from December 23 to 29 to commemorate the birth anniversary of two former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vaspayee and Chaudhury Charan Singh and to hnour their contribution to the development of agriculture through use of modern technology. Farmers, rural youths, students and teachers from VKV, Amliang attended the special programme held Amliang village on December 29. The subject matter specialists (SMSs) conducted technology demonstration and training on cultivation of different kinds of edible mushrooms. The farmers were also sensitized on climate change and its impacts on agriculture.

Arunachal minister urges Centre to enhance funding pattern

Arunachal Pradesh Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandary and Dairy Development Minister Chowna Mein has pleaded the Centre for enhancing funding pattern of all Centrally sponsored schemes in the state in the ratio of 90:10.Mein accompanied by Arunachal MP Ninong Ering called on Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh at Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi on Tuesday and apprised him of various problems faced by the state, an official release informed on Thursday.