Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth Dapoli, Dist. Ratnagiri affiliated and Indian Council of Agriculture Research, New Delhi sponsored Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Killa Roha, Tal. Roha, Dist. Raigad has celebrated 5th June as a World Environment Day at Shiravali, Tal.Roha under the able guidance of Dr. Manoj Talathi, Senior Scientist cum Head, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Killa-Roha, Raigad.
Mrs. Ashwini Potphode, Sarpanch, Shri.Balaram Lodge, President, Farmers Scientist Forum, Roha, Shri. Tukaram Potphode, President farmers club were present for the programme.
Dr. Manoj Talathi gave an elaborate lecture on the significance of sustainable Agriculture from Eco-friendly environment point of view and also motivates the farmers to plant more and more trees. Specially Bakul, Hirda, Sonchafa, Parijatak, Pimple, Wad, etc.
KVK expert Dr. Pramod Mandavkar briefly highlights the importance of Word Environment day and request all to avoid plastic Bags. Similarly Shri. Arekar, Shri. Gitte also highlighted the use of organic sources in agriculture as well as in fish farming Shri. Balaram Ladge appreciated the efforts of the KVK staff in doing the transfer of technology in Raigad district for the benefit of the farmers and appeal all the village to plant more trees.
Mrs. Ashwini Potphode as a Chair Person explained the significance of World Environment Day and appeal to all the villager to ban on plastic and save the environment. She also appreciates all the efforts taken by KVK staff since the last Nine years under the guidance of Dr. Talathi. All the staff, as well as members of Farmers club, put in since efforts to make the programme a grand success. Total 47 farmers, farm women take the benefit of this programme.