All Mizoram Farmers' Union

NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON GREEN REVOLUTION IN MIZORAM

     

REPORTS FOR THREE DAYS NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON GREEN REVOLUTION IN MIZORAM

ORGANISED BY :

The ALL MIZORAM FARMERS’ UNION
In collaboration with
The CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF HORTICULTURE (CIH), DAC, MOA, Medziphema, Nagaland. &

The VIGYAN PRASAR, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt of India.

 

Date                :           20th  - 22nd  June, 2012

Venue             :           Art & Culture Auditorium, Aizawl, Mizoram.

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            The All Mizoram Farmers’ Union (AMFU) has successfully organized a Three days National Workshop on Green Revolution during 20th – 22nd June, 2012 at Art & Culture Auditorium, Berawtlang, Aizawl, Mizoram in collaboration with the Central Institute of Horticulture (CIH), DAC, MOA, Government of India, Medziphema, Nagaland. and the Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science & Technology, Gov’t of India.

             The Programme was started with inaugural function at 10:00 am, and it was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Mr. Lal Thanhawla, the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Mizoram. He also graced the function and delivered a short speech to the participant, and giving some inspirational speech for the development and upliftment of the grassroots farmers. The inaugural function was chaired by Dr. H. Vanlalhluna, the Organising Chairman / Vice President AMFU Gen. Hqrs.

             After the inaugural function was over, it was followed by the technical session. It was conducted according to the programme sheet, and in this workshop, there were four Technical Sessions –

TECHNICAL SESSION –I    :   HORTICULTURE POTENTIALS IN NE INDIA.

TECHNICAL SESSION -II   :   CROP PRODUCTION &CONTACT FARMING

TECHNICAL SESSION-III  :  SUSTAINABLE  SUBSIDIARY CROP PRODUCTION

TECHNICAL SESSION - IV  :  GREEN REVOLUTION MOVEMENTS IN MIZORAM

           During this workshop ( 3days) there were 3 to 4 each selected Topics in all these four Technical sessions. The Resource Person has presented a resourceful paper in the Workshop. All the participant were very much interested about the presentation and they paid a very good attention to the resource person. Participants asked so many question about the topics and also give some recommendation from their experienced. The resources person also replied whatever quarries from the participants very clearly.  On the third day evening, at around 5:30 pm, the Technical Brainstorming Session was closed and it was followed by the Valedictory Function.

            The last function i.e. Valedictory Function was started at around 6 AM. In this function Mr. H. Liansailova, Hon’ble Minister of Mizoram for Agriculture Deptt. & Horticulture Deptt. was also attended as  the Guest of Honour and he graced the function, and also give a very valuable speech to the participants.

             Every three days, there was a refreshment for all the participant at noon and on the last day evening i.e. third day of the workshop, there was a Dinner for all the participants.  We all enjoyed the refreshment – Lunch and Dinner etc.

              In this Workshop, selected farmers from various part of Mizoram were participated and the special invitees from NGOs, Banks, Departments and State Government also attended the workshop.  As we have seen in the programme sheet, Resources Persons, Rapporteurs and Chairpersons from Mizoram and also from outside Mizoram has made this workshop success. The Mizoram University has a very great contribution in this workshop.

              Evening, at around 7;00 pm, the successful three days National Workshop on Green Revolution in Mizoram programme was closed by the Chairman.