Ujjain : The annual Krishi Mahotsav will be inaugurated on September 25. The krishi mahotsav will be 25 day long day event focuusing on various aspects of progressive farming and new ways to educate farmers.
A review meeting for the preparations of the Mahotsav was carried out, in which Anil Firojiya, MLA Tarana, Bahdur Singh Chauhan MLA Mahidpur and collector Kavindra Kiyawat chaired a meeting in which various related deaprtments were given specific guidelines for proper organisatio of Krishi Mahaotsav.
Teams of agricultural deaprtments were directed to create an energizing and relevant atmosphere in villages before the arrival of Krishi Kranti Rath in villages, so that villagers and farmers take intrest in the Rath. The rath will span through block of the district and visit at least 3 villages every day. Expert teams of agricultural department, animal husbandry, fishery department, horticulture department and cooperative department will impart innovative and progressive knowledge about latest techniques of farming to the villagers.
The team will also help farmers in choosing right quality and type of crop and seed relative to their area. The team will cover topics like, seeds, fertiliser, pesticides and other farming related equipments. A specific route chart has been prepared for the rath and possibly the rath will be tracked with GPS technology.