One Day Workshop on Concept, Constraints and Prospects of Natural Farming in India

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Seminar-Workshop: One Day Workshop on Concept, Constraints and Prospects of Natural Farming in India
Type: Seminar-Workshop – Workshop
Date: 18 May 2022
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:25 PM
Venue: R K M A, Auditorium
Campus: Ranchi Campus
Faculty Center: ARTD

The Chief Guest of the Programme was A K Patra, Director ICAR- Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. He joined the programme virtually.

Other keynote speakers at the event-

Revered Swami Bhaveshananda Maharaj, Administrative Head, RKMVERI, Ranchi

Prof. Raghava Thakur, Asso. Dean, RKMVERI, Ranchi

Dr. Sudarsan Biswas, Assistant Prof., RKMVERI, Ranchi

Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, Assistant Prof., RKMVERI, Ranchi

Dr. Rajesh Kumar, SMS, Divyayan KVK

Mr. Manoj Kr. Singh, SMS, Divyayan KVK

Other dignitaries present at the event-

Head, Division of RTD and Agriculture, all other faculty members, students of ARTD (up to undergraduate level), BVSA, and B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture and a few farmers from the different adopted villages of Divyayan.

All the speakers including the speakers from the students’ representative emphasized the concept, prospects, and challenges of natural farming in India.

apart from these, the students actively participated in the competitions- Group discussions and PowerPoint presentations on the topic related to the domain of natural farming.

1st rank holder- BVSA-2020 (Aradhana Mahato and team)

2nd rank holder- ARTD-2019 (Rishu Tiwari and team)

3rd rank holder- B.Sc. (Ag)-2019 (Satyabrata Mahanty and team)


Activity Coordinator(s)
Faculty/Staff Name Details
Avijit Kumar Dutta ARTD – Ranchi Campus
Supratim Patra ARTD – Ranchi Campus
Suresh Kumar Mahto ARTD – Ranchi Campus
Soumik Dey ARTD – Ranchi Campus
Siddhartha Mukherjee (Primary Coordinator) ARTD – Ranchi Campus
Participant Information
Guest / General Public etc. 3 (Male: 3, Female: 0)
RKMVERI Faculty & Staff 15 (Male: 15, Female: 0)
RKMVERI Students 280 (Male: 160, Female: 120)

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