Dimapur, July 3: Director of Agriculture, Ikuto Zhimo released the volume 1, 3rd issue newsletter special edition on observation of Kisan Kalyan Karyashala of ATMA Zunheboto District at the Directorate’s office chamber. Additional Director & HoD (Soil and Water Conservation) was also present on the occasion.
Ikuto Zhimomi highlighted that the farmer’s of Nagaland in the mid 60’s practiced mono cropping but with the intervention of Agri & allied departments, today the farmer’s are mostly practicing mixed cropping and making handsome profit. He stressed on the importance of documenting not only at the block level but at the State level also.
Words of encouragement to the ATMA functionaries was given by Vielichu Nguzhu, Additional Director and HoD (Soil and Water Conservation). He also advised ATMA functionaries to have a keen sense of curiosity in field work.
The programme was chaired by Avitoli Yeptho, Deputy PD ATMA Zunheboto. Keynote address was delivered by K. Khekiho Shohe, PD ATMA, Zunheboto. (Page News Service)