ICAR-NRC on Mithun Celebrates Mahila Kisan Diwas
Mahila Kisan Diwas was celebrated at ICAR-NRC on Mithun on the 15th October 2020 to recognize the contribution of women in agriculture. As part of the celebration, a debate on the role of women in pig and poultry farming in Nagaland was organized. Lectures on various topics pertaining to scientific pig and poultry rearing and on the prospects and potential of poultry and piggery as an entrepreneurial activity in Nagaland was delivered by the scientist of the Institute. A total of 23 women farmers from Medziphema, Jharnapani, Kukidulong, and Socunoma villages of Dimapur district, Nagaland participated in the celebrations.