14th Scientific Advisory Committee Meeting Conducted

14th Scientific Advisory Committee Conducted

Chandel 16/02/2019: The 14th Scientific Advisory Committee meeting was conducted at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Chandel today. Shri Mahesh Choudhuri, IAS, AC to DC, Chandel; Dr. N. Prakash, Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Umiam Meghalaya; Dr. Anjani Kumar Jha, Nodal Officer KVK, ICAR Umiam and Dr. I.M. Singh, Joint Director, ICAR Manipur Centre were on the dais as Chief Guest, President and Guest of Honours. The meeting was also attended by Dr. SS. Roy, Sr. Scientist (Horticulture), ICAR Manipur Centre; Dr. PK Saraswat, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Tamenglong; Dr. Nirangjanlal, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK CCpur; Dr. Y. Ramakrishna, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Ukhrul; Smt. Gladny Monsang, DAO, Chandel; Smt. Honey Chara, DO, Horticulture & Soil Conservation; Dr. Rd. Samery DVO, Chandel; Progressive Farmers and Staff of KVK Chandel. On the onset of the meeting Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel presented the Annual Report (2018- 19) and Action Plan (2019-20). Thereafter  the SAC, Dr. N. Prakash, Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Umiam Meghalaya inaugurated a Demonstration Unit of Protected Cultivation (Polyhouse) at KVK Chandel Farm.

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Inauguration of Micro Irrigation System under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II cum Review Meeting of KVK Chandel

Chandel, 21/12/2018: Inauguration of Micro Irrigation System under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II was conducted to at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Chandel’s Farm. The Micro Irrigation System was inaugurated by Dr. Bidyut C. Deka, Director, ICAR – Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Zone – VII in the presence of Dr. I. Meghachandra Singh, Joint Director, ICAR Research Complex, Manipur Centre and Nodal Officer, Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II, Chandel, Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel and Ts. Gladny Monsang, District Agriculture Officer, Agriculture Department, Chandel. The programme was also attended by Dr. K. Sonamani Singh, ACTO (Agril. Engg.); Ts. Leenda Monsang, ACTO (Plant Breeding); Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy); Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, ACTO (Animal Science); D. Doungel, TO (CA) and Kamei Super, TO (FM) of KVK Chandel and progressive farmers from Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II aspirational villages.
Thereafter the inauguration programme, review meeting of progress report according to Action Plan of KVK Chandel for the current year was conducted in the chair with Dr. Bidyut C. Deka, Director, ICAR – Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Zone – VII and Staff of KVK Chandel. The meeting ends with vote of thanks from Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist and Head, KVK Chandel.

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Observance of World Soil Day cum Training on Soil Health Management conducted

Shri. Mahesh Chaudhari, I.A.S. Assistant Commissioner, Chandel delivered speech
Soil Health Card distribution

Chandel 5th December, 2018: Observance of World Soil Health Day cum training on Soil Health Management was conducted today the 5th December, 2018 at KVK, Chandel. The theme of event “Be the Solution to Soil Pollution” aims to raise awareness of the importance of soil quality for human well-being, food security and ecosystems. The programme was attended by Mahesh Chaudhari, I.A.S. Assistant Commissioner, Chandel; Dr. K. Sonamani Singh, ACTO(Agril. Engg.), Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy), Th. Motilal Singh, ACTO (Agril. Extn.), Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, ACTO (Animal Science) and D. Doungel, TO (CA) of KVK Chandel. During the programme, training was also conducted in coinciding with the event and 500 soil health cards were also distributed to the farmers. Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy) was the resource person on Soil Health Management training.

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Training under KKA -II at Ziontlang

Chandel, 26.10.2018: A one day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation, Nutrition Gardening and awareness programme on Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II” was conducted at Ziontlang village for the villages of Ziontlang, Chandonpokpi and Old Wangparal , Chandel. Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel gave the keynote address on  Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II for doubling the income of the farmers.

In the training session, topic on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutrition Gardening and awareness programme for Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna (PMFBY), which provides comprehensive crop insurance to the farmer, the resource persons were  Dr. N. Johnson Singh, ACTO (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur; Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy) and Dr. Y. Prabhabati Devi, ACTO (Home Science) of KVK Chandel and SP. Lovejoy Anal, SMDC/SDAO of Agriculture Department, Chandel respectively.  Thereafter the training, an interaction programme was also conducted with the farmers along with technical experts. The training was also attended by Th. Motilal Singh, ACTO (Agriculture Extension), Ts. Leenda Monsang, ACTO (Plant Breeding), Kamei Super, Technical officer (Farm) and D. Doungel, Technical Officer (Computer) of KVK Chandel; Y. Romeo Chothe, Chief of Chandonpokpi; R. Judeson, Chief Ziontlang; Mk. Rutung, Chief Old Wangparal; Th. Menthing, Chothe Tribe President. All in all the training was attended by 178 farmers from Ziontlang, Chandonpokpi and Old Wangparal.

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Training under KKA -II at Modi village

Chandel, 18.10.2018: 

 A one day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation, Nutrition Gardening and awareness programme on Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II” was conducted  at Modi village for the villagers of Modi and Hnatham , Chandel.

The inaugural programme was attended by Shri. Krishna Kumar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Chandel; Dr. IM Singh, Joint Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Manipur Centre and Nodal Officer of Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan, Chandel; Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel; Kh. Surchandra Singh, Joint Director, District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel; Ts. Gladny Monsang, District Agriculture Officer, Chandel and Honey Chara, District Officer,  Horticulture & Soil Conservation, Chandel.

In the training Session, topic on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutrition Gardening and awareness programme for Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna (PMFBY), which is one of the flagship schemes of the Government of India that provides comprehensive crop insurance to the farmers against crop yield losses caused due to various natural calamities and other mis-happenings were conducted by Krishi Vigyan Kendra’s experts. Thereafter the training, an interaction programme was also conducted with the farmers along with technical experts namely Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, ACTO (Animal Science), Dr. Y. Prabhabati Devi, ACTO (Home Science), Ts. Leenda Monsang, ACTO (Plant Breeding), Th. Motilal Singh, ACTO (Agriculture Extension) of KVK Chandel and  Dr. N. Johnson Singh, ACTO  (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur.

The training was also attended by Dr. K. Sonamani Singh, ACTO (Agriculture Engineering), Kamei Super, Technical officer (Farm) and D. Doungel, Technical Officer (Computer) of KVK Chandel. The training was attended by more than 150 farmers from Modi and Hnatham village.

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Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan – II launched

Chandel 02.10.2018: Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan-II was launched today at Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Chandel. The Ministry of Agriculture Cooperation and farmers Welfare launched the abhiyan to boost agriculture and allied activities in aspirational districts, said a statement of Joint Director I Meghachandra Singh, ICAR Manipur Centre.

Deputy Commissioner Chandel Krishna Kumar, Joint Director ICAR Manipur Centre I Meghachandra Singh, AC to DC Chandel Mahesh Chaudari, Joint Director Veterinary Department Chandel Dr Y Surchandra Singh, Sr Scientist KVK Chandel Dr Deepak Singh, District Agriculture Officer Chandel Ts Gladney Monsang, District Officer Horticulture and Soil Conservation Chandel Honey Chara, staffs of various line departments attended the event.

Dr Deepak Singh presented the achievements of Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan- I and action plan for Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan-II.

Difficulties faced by the departments in the KKA-I were stressed and discussed to achieve the targeted goals in the KKA-II.

The Deputy Commissioner Chandel congratulated the KKA team for successful implementation of the KKA-I.Joint Director ICAR Manipur Centre I Meghachandra also lauded the KKA-I team for successful implementation of KKA-I and achieving category-I among the 117 aspirational districts of the country.

He encouraged the staff of KVK Chandel and all line departments to achieve the KKA-II targets.

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Training cum Input distribution under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan at Lambung

 

Chandel, 19/06/2018:

A one day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation, Nutritional Gardening and Soybean cultivation under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan” was conducted on 19/06/2018  at Lambung Village, Chandel. The welcome and keynote address was given by Dr. IM Singh, Joint Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Manipur Centre. Additional Chief Secretary (Agriculture), Govn’t of Manipur Letkhogin Haokip, IAS emphasized the importance of farmer participation in any development programmes taken up by the Government in achieving double income and sustaining livelihood. Shri. Krishna Kumar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Chandel had elaborated in his speech regarding Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan and the role of district administration and line departments for bridging the gap between the villagers and the departments. He encouraged the farmers to approach any departments including his office for availing Government schemes. Dr. K. Mandharan, Director, Jute, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India and Nodal Officer, CSS Scheme for North Eastern States shared his happiness for cooperation and coordination from the State Government, District Administration and line departments with ICAR and KVK. Director of Agriculture, P.H Rajendra Singh highlighted various projects and schemes for the farmers and informed the farmers to come forward for successful implementation of the Government policies. The programme was also participated by Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist, KVK Chandel; Kh. Surchandra Singh, Joint Director, District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel; Ts. Gladny Monsang, District Agriculture Officer, Chandel and Honey Chara, District Officer, Horticulture and Soil Conservation, Chandel.
In the training Session, Dr. N. Johnson Singh, SMS (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur spoke on Bee keeping; K. Lily Rangnamei, SMS (Horticulture), KVK Imphal West on Mushroom Cultivation; Gunamani Singh, SMS (Plant Breeding), KVK Imphal West on Seed production while Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy), KVK Chandel spoke on Scientific cultivation of soybean and Nutritional Gardening. An interaction programme was also conducted thereafter the training between the experts and the farmers. During the programme soil health cards, cono weeders, Seeds and sapling were distributed to the beneficiaries. The training was attended by staff of ATMA-Chandel; District Agriculture Department, Chandel; District Horticulture Department, Chandel; District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel and KVK Chandel.

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Training cum FMD Vaccination under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan at Japhou

Chandel 13/06/2018:

A one day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutritional Gardening under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan” was conducted on 13/06/2018 at Japhou Village, Chandel. The welcome address was given by Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel and keynote address on the activities on Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan was given by Dr. IM Singh, Joint Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Manipur Centre. Shri. Krishna Kumar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Chandel emphasized the villagers to participate actively for achieving the goal of Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan. The programme was also participated by Central Observers Smt. Vayaila Rungsung, Dy. Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Government of India and Smt. Dharkat Rungsung, Under Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highway, Government of India; Kh. Surchandra Singh, Joint Director, District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel; Ts. Gladny Monsang, District Agriculture Officer, Chandel and Honey Chara, District Horticulture Officer, Chandel.
As a part of Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan programme, Foot and Mouth Disease Vaccination on cattle were also conducted by KVK Chandel in collaboration with District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel.
In the training Session, Dr. N. Johnson Singh, SMS (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur spoke on Bee keeping and K. Lily Rangnamei, SMS (Horticulture), KVK Imphal West while Dr. Y. Prabhabati Devi, ACTO (Home Science), KVK Chandel spoke on Mushroom cultivation. An interaction programme was also conducted thereafter the training between the experts and the farmers. During the programme soil health cards, cono weeders, Seeds and sapling were distributed to the beneficiaries. The training was attended by staff of ATMA-Chandel; District Agriculture Department, Chandel; District Horticulture Department, Chandel; District Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department, Chandel and KVK Chandel.

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Training programme on Bee Keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutritional Gardening under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan at New Somtal

Chandel 11/06/2018:

A one day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutritional Gardening under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan” was conducted on 11/06/2018 at New Somtal village, Chandel. The keynote address on the activities on Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan was given by Dr. Deepak Singh, Sr. Scientist & Head, KVK Chandel.
In the training Session, Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy), KVK Chandel spoke on Nutrition Gardening; Dr. N. Johnson Singh, SMS (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur spoke on Bee keeping and Ph. Chandramani Singh, SMS (Horticulture), KVK Churachandpur spoke on Mushroom cultivation. An interaction programme was also conducted thereafter the training between the experts and the farmers. The interaction programme also highlighted soil testing and vaccination of cattle in the follow up programmes in the village.
The training was attended by staff of ATMA-Chandel; District Agriculture Department, Chandel and KVK Chandel.

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Training programme on Bee Keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutritional Gardening under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan at Chakpikarong

Chandel 08/06/2018:

One day training programme on Bee keeping, Mushroom Cultivation and Nutritional Gardening under “Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan” was conducted today at Chakpikarong village, Chandel.
In the training Session, Dr. Kl. Levis Chongloi, ACTO (Agronomy), KVK Chandel spoke on Nutrition Gardening; Dr. N. Johnson Singh, SMS (Plant Protection), KVK Churachandpur spoke on Bee keeping and K. Lily Rangnamei, SMS (Horticulture), KVK Imphal West spoke on Mushroom cultivation. An interaction programme was also conducted thereafter the training between the experts and the farmers.
The training was attended by Dr. M. Sunita Tarao, Vety. Officer, Chandel; Jamtong Kuki, Horticulture Development Officer, Chandel; N. Nabakumar Singh, Extn. Officer (Agriculture), Chandel; Leonard Singh, ATM, ATMA; Ts. Leenda Monsang, ACTO (Plant Breeding); Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, ACTO (Animal Science) and Dr. K. Sonamani Singh, ACTO (Agril. Engg.) of KVK Chandel.

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