|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Nov 28: The 3rd Scientific Advisory Committee meeting of KVK, Samba was organized today under the chairmanship Dr. J. P. Shama, Vice Chancellor, SKUAST-Jammu in the presence of Dr. Rajbir Singh, representative of ICAR, ATARI, Dr. S. K. Gupta, Director Extension, Dr. Sabhajeet Singh, Scientist and IIIM representative of Regional Institute.
The meeting was organized to deliberate upon the progress report of 2019-20 and finalize the action plan of 2020-21.
In the meeting, officers of the line departments shared their valuable information. The meeting was attended by the district heads of line departments including Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Sheep Husbandry, Divisional Forest Officer, Information Officer, Social Welfare Officer, Fisheries, Small Scale Industry, Irrigation Officer, Lead Bank Manager, District Development Manager, Soil Conservation Officer, Farmers and Farm Women.
Dr. J. P. Sharma, Vice Chancellor in his presidential address suggested KVK to focus on Integrated Farming System, Value addition of Fruits and Vegetables, Promotion of Protected Cultivation.
The programme was organized by the active participation of Dr. Sanjay Khajuria, Dr. Neerja Sharma, Dr. Abhay Sinha, Dr. Saurav Gupta, Dr. Suraj Amrutkar, Dr. Amit Mahajan and Dr. Shalini Khajuria. The vote of thanks was presented by Dr. Sanjay Khajuria for the valuable suggestion of August house.