Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, SGT University, Gurugram, Haryana organized farmer’s awareness meeting on April 06, 2022 in village Wazirpur, Gurugram. The important topics of discussion were Innovative grain storage practices, Modern technologies of vegetable production for summer season and Animal health management. Sh. Maan Singh, President Kisan Club, Wazirpur presided over the awareness program. The meeting was coordinated by Dr. Manjeet Panwar, who also discussed about various diseases of animals such as Mastitis, Repeat breeding, Prolapsed, External parasites and treatment. Beside, Dr. Manjeet Panwar also focused on techniques of increasing milk production in cattle and buffaloes. Dr. Meenakshi Kumari put emphasis on scientific practices of summer vegetables. Information on new varieties and hybrids and sowing time was given to the farmers.
Dr. Manish Kumar delivered a talk on scientific management of stored grain/ produce by farmers. He apprised the farmers of major insects pests attacking the crop produce and the control measures of these pests. He emphasized on proper drying of crop produce before its storage.
Fifty five farmers, 3 SGT University Faculty members and two State Govt. Officers participated in the event.