Discourse on Agro-Ecological and Livestock Practices

ICAR-NRC on Mithun organized “Discourse on Agro-Ecological and Livestock Practices” under the ‘Kisan Bhagidari, Prathmikta Hamari’ campaign on 28 April 2022. This campaign is a part of the government’s ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ Programme. The main objective of the programme is to educate the rural farmers to integrate agriculture and livestock farming. Dr M. H. Khan. Director emphasized how to establish small livestock enterprises and integrate them with agriculture. He explained in detail to utilize the opportunities to establish markets and Agri startups that exist in Nagaland state. Dr Nazrul Haque, Principal Scientist delivered a lecture on the preservation of fodders and Dr L. Sunitibala Devi on mithun farming. As a part of the programme quality protein maize and fodder, maize seeds were distributed to the farmers.