Training cum awareness programme on protection of plant varieties and farmers right act (PPV&FRA) to be conducted on 13th February 2019 at Gowda samaja, Bhagamandala.

Mahila Kisan Diwas celebration at ICAR-KVK, Gonikoppal, Kodagu


ICAR- KVK Kodagu in collaboration with Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) celebrated Mahila Kisan Divas at KVK campus on 15th October 2018, around 55 farm women attended the programme. Mr. Devaiah SMS (Horticulture) and Mrs Padmavathi (Technical Assistant) welcomed the gathering. The chief guests for the day were Utera thimaiah President (Kaveri mahila shamaj) and Prof. Kamalakshi Biddaiah (Kaveri college).During her chief guest address she spoke about Women nutrition and Women empowerment in agricultural sector and motivated the women to take up agricultural activites. Pick and speak game was organised for the women where they had to speak about the role of women in agriculture and in society, later Mrs. Padmavathi spoke about different income generation methods for women and conducted a cooking class where she demonstrated beetroot biscuit and bitter orange squash making, the women actively participated in the programme.