Feb.23-25, 2012: HARYANA: Eco-Farming Capacity Building Workshop

7:12 pm in Upcoming ASHA events by Kavitha

This 3-day capacity building workshop for Haryana and Punjab participants would be hosted by SCRIA, Khori.

 

Social Centre for Rural Initiative and Advancement

H.Q.: Address – Khori 123101, District Rewari, Haryana, INDIA
Phone: +91-99960-22534, +91-86071-03111, +91-86076-03111

SCRIA is located 100 kms southwest of Delhi, towards Jaipur. Khori village is 10 kms from Rewari city, towards west on Rewari – Narnaul highway.

 

PROGRAMME SCHEDULE FOR TRAINING WORKSHOP ON ECOLOGICAL FARMING:

SCRIA, KHORI (REWARI DIST., HARYANA): FEB. 23-25, 2012

FEBRUARY 23RD 2012
11.30 am – 11.45 am Introduction of participants All participants
11.45 am – 12 noon Welcome/Introduction to the workshop: Why Ecological Farming? Shri Sunderlal & Dr Rajinder Chaudhary & Kavitha Kuruganti
12 noon – 01.45 pm Sharing of experiences by Punjab/Haryana farmers Shri Harpal Singh Grewal, Shri Amarjeet Sharma etc.
01.45 pm – 02.30 pm LUNCH  
02.30 om – 03.45 pm Practices and Products for Soil Fertility Management without Chemical Fertilisers Dr O P Rupela
03.45 pm – 04.15 pm Discussion on Soils  
04.15 pm – 04.30 pm TEA  
04.30 pm – 05.45 pm Making Agriculture Profitable as well as Sustainable Shri Subhash Sharma, Yavatmal
05.45 pm – 06.30 pm Discussion on earlier presentation  
     
FEBRUARY 24TH 2012
09.00 am – 10.45 am Understanding Pest Management: Identification of pests/predators, Strategies for managing insect pests without chemical pesticides Dr Raghunath, Centre for Sustainable Agriculture
10.45 am – 11.00 am TEA  
11.00 am – 11.30 am Discussion on presentation  
11.30 am – 12.30 pm Identification of Pests; Farmer Field Schools for managing crop ecology Dr Surender Dalal
12.30 pm – 01.00 pm Discussion  
01.00 pm – 02.00 pm LUNCH  
02.00 pm – 03.00 pm Understanding System of Root/Rice Intensification Dr O P Rupela/Shri Puran Bartwal, PSI
03.00 pm – 04.30 pm System of Wheat Intensification Shri Puran Bartwal, PSI
04.30 pm – 04.45 pm TEA  
04.45 pm – 05.30 pm Discussion on earlier presentation  
     
FEBRUARY 25TH 2012
08.00 am – 11.00 am Practicals & Demonstration : insect identification, re-modelling of a given farm, preparing various products for soil and pest management, SWI practices Shri Subhash Sharma, Dr O P Rupela, Dr Raghunath, Shri Amarjeet Singh Sharma, Shri Puran Bartwal
11.00 am – 01.30 pm Open Discussions All participants