Sunday, 14 April 2024



LATEST NEWS "Don't Miss the SUPERHIT Romantic JODI of Satinder Sartaaj and Neeru Bajwa as Satta and Seero in 'Shayar' Mann holds a road show in favour of AAP candidate of Sonitpur Lok Sabha constituency of Assam Baisakhi Festival: Lt Governor pays obeisance at the Gurudwara Sahib Abtal, Ramgarh Samba Gauri Khan Net Worth 2024 | Know The Income Of Shah Rukh Khan’s Wife Governor Shiv Pratap Shukla honored High Flyers of HP Lt Governor Manoj Sinha pays tributes to General Zorawar Singh on his Birth Anniversary Malaika Arora & Narifirst Aikta Sharma present the Jewel of India Trophy to Dr. Rupinderkaur Khera & Eesha Agarwal Zee Punjabi Stars KP Singh and Isha Kaloya Shine as Guests at Times Food and Nightlife Awards 2024 IPL 2024: PBKS vs RR Match Updates And Playing 11 Predictions LPU secures top spots in QS World University Rankings by Subjects-2024 Karan Johar Net Worth 2024: Know The Wealth of Bollywood's Iconic Producer Indus Public School students presented a colourful cultural programme and visited field on Baisakhi Apurva Padgaonkar Net Worth [April 2024] | 5 Dariya News 12 Best Gurmeet Kaur Web Series List 2024 Updated Ashmah International School celebrated Baisakhi with pomp and show in traditional manner Kidzee Bela Celebrates Baisakhi Festival with Traditional Fervor Colourful function marks Baisakhi at RBU EVs Would become Cheaper, more Powerful, and Safer PEC Students participated in “Bharat SaaS Yatra”, celebrating the rise of SaaS Industries Campaigning for AAP candidates Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann appeals to the people of Assam: bring change in Assam by pressing the number 1 button of 'jharoo' DC Sakshi Sawhney urges residents to vote for better future of coming generations; takes part in 'Vaisakhi celebrations' by Indian Red Cross Society


Union Minister inaugurates first ever ‘Northern India Regional Agriculture Fair’ at SKUAST Jammu

Parshottam Rupala, BJP, Bharatiya Janata Party, Jammu, Kashmir, Jammu And Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Jammu , 07 Oct 2021

Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Sh Parshottam Rupala, today inaugurated  five day long Northern India Regional Agriculture Fair 2021 here at SKUAST Jammu.The Minister complimented the University for organizing the event with focus on demonstration of innovative technologies developed by the University to improve agriculture productivity and sustainability in Jammu region.He also inaugurated ‘Innovative Farmers’ Conference organized on the occasion.“This stupendous initiative of SKUAST towards bringing teachers, students, farmers and entrepreneurs on a common platform for exchanging their valuable and innovative experiences would immensely help the farmers double their income as envisioned by the Modi government”, the Minister maintained.He appreciated the technological interventions in the field of agriculture exhibited by different stalls during the fair and hoped the participating farmers from different states and Union Territories would be benefitted greatly. He also advised farmers to visit integrated farming system of SKUAST Jammu and develop it in their farms to increase their income manifold.“There is immense scope for fish and livestock farming in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir besides Ladakh as well for doubling farmers’ income”, Union Minister asserted while emphasizing the farmers’ to exploit this potential to the optimum. 

He also urged upon farmers to adopt diversification in agriculture for achieving sustainability in the field. Union Minister assured that all the issues of SKUAST-Jammu will be considered on priority for further streamlining of functioning of the University.Sh Rupala informed that the limit for establishment of project in livestock has been increased by the government of India from five animals to 200 with 50 per cent subsidy. He said scaling of farmers of J&K is required and SKUAST-Jammu can become a Model University for diffusion of innovative technologies from lab to land. He also appreciated formation of plantation committee in one of the villages of Udhampur district and asked all to replicate the initiative in other areas.The Agriculture fair is being organized in collaboration with SKUAST-Kashmir, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare, APEDA, Government of India, Department of Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Floriculture, Sheep Husbandry, Sericulture, Fisheries, Command Area Development.Earlier, Union Minister felicitated three Padma Shree farmers and five National Awardee farmers for their outstanding contribution in agriculture. He also released publications issued by the University.The Union Minister also inaugurated Livestock Show, Fish Seed Production Hatchery, Seed Stocking Unit and virtually launched Model Poultry Hatchery Unit. He also inspected exhibitions and stalls demonstrated by the university, line departments, farmers and start-ups.


Tags: Parshottam Rupala , BJP , Bharatiya Janata Party , Jammu , Kashmir , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD