May 15-17, 2012: Capacity Building workshop on Eco-Farming, Chattisgarh

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ASHA STATE-LEVEL ECOLOGICAL FARMING TRAINING WORKSHOP: CHATTISGARH

Hosted by MSKPP, Bilaspur, Chattisgarh

May 15th to 17th, 2012

 

MAY 15TH 2012

10.30 am – 10.45 am Welcome & Introduction Hemlata Sahu, MSKPP
10.45 am – 11.00 am Introduction of participants All participants
11.00 am – 11.30 am Sharing of organic farming experiences from the state of Chattisgarh A couple of practicing farmers, including from the organic village in Bilaspur
11.30 am – 01.00 pm Understanding Agro-Ecology: Soils, Crops, Trees

(Including Discussion time)

Dr O P Rupela, on skype*
01.00 pm – 02.00 pm LUNCH  
02.00 pm – 03.30 pm Successful Organic Farming Sri Subhash Sharma, Yavatmal district, Maharashtra
03.30 pm – 04.00 pm Discussion  
04.00 pm – 05.30 pm Understanding Soils Dr Sultan Ismail, Chennai
05.30 pm – 06.00 pm Discussion  

 

MAY 16TH 2012

BREAKFAST TO BE SERVED AT 8 AM
08.45 am – 10.30 am RECAP OF EARLIER DAY, with practicals Sri Subhash Sharma &

Dr Sultan Ismail

11.00 am – 01.00 pm Understanding Pest Ecology & Management

(including translation time & discussion)

Dr TAVS Raghunath, CSA, Hyderabad
01.00 pm – 02.00 pm LUNCH  
02.00 pm – 03.30 pm System of Root Intensification Sri Jacob Nellithanam, Riccharia Campaign
03.30 pm – 04.00 pm Discussion  
04.00 pm – 05.00 pm Importance of in-situ seed diversity Sri Jacob Nellithanam
05.00 pm – 05.45 pm Discussion  

 

MAY 17TH 2012

08.45 am – 11.00 am Practicals of pest management preparations & SRI Sri Jacob Nellithanam,

Dr Raghunath

11.30 am – 12.00 noon Final round of clarifications All participants
12.00 noon – 01.00 pm Plan for follow up on establishing alternatives in different locations & Closing of workshop Facilitated by Sri Ramgulam Sinha, Rajneesh Gupta, Mehdilal ji and others
01.00 pm – 02.00 pm LUNCH