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ICAR-IIWM organises Farmers Training Programme under Farmers FIRST Project at Saharpada Block, Keonjhar, Odisha from 6-8th August 2019

Three farmers' training programmes entitled "Doubling Farmers' Income by Enhancing Economic Water Productivity: Jal Shakti Abhiyan", were organized at Khuntapingu, Malarpada and Jamuda villages under Saharpada block of Keonjhar district, Odisha on 06th, 07th and 08th August, 2019, respectively. A total of 250 farmers including farm women attended the training programme. The scientists of ICAR-IIWM, Project Director, Watershed Mission, Keonjhar and SMS from KVK Keonjhar participated in the trainings as resource persons. The resource persons made people aware about the importance of "Doubling Farmers Income and Jal Shakti Abhiyan". Scope of different interventions related to modern agricultural water management practices, micro-irrigation, water harvesting structures, water conservation, rice crop management system, crop diversification, group farming and market linkage, horticulture and fishery for doubling farmers' income were discussed during the training.

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