A conference ‘Madhya Pradesh’s glorious agri-revolution’ was jointly organised by Free Press Journal and Moneycontrol.com, in association with the state government of Madhya Pradesh.
The first panel discussion ‘What made Madhya Pradesh’s agriculture programme succeed’ focused on the journey of Madhya Pradesh till now. This conversation was around the evolution of the state in agriculture and different factors that enabled the evolution. dignitaries that participated in this discussion included: (in alphabetical order) Rama Chari, head, Materials Science division, RRCAT; Narendra Dhandre, DGM, Netafim; D N Pathak, Executive director (Ed), SOPA; and Rajnikant Rai, CEO, ITC-agro.
With an aim to peep into the future of agriculture in the state, the second panel discussion ‘Future directions for Madhya Pradesh’ was held. This dialogue had panelists like (in alphabetical order) Bharat Char, Lead Biotechnology, Mahyco Ltd; Suhas Joshi, Head-Sustainability, Bayer group, South Asia; Amitabh Mohan, DGM, Nabard; and Amit Vatsyayan, Partner, EY.
Both sessions were moderated by Consulting Editor, R N Bhaskar.