Farming and Income Generation
Promotion of Organic Cultivation & Improved Farming Practices
- Since 1998, organized several Orientation, Awareness & Training camps have been organized with large number of farmers & NGOs on Organic Cultivation, Composting & Pest Control Methods and helped in organic cultivation & certification process and marketing of their produce.
- Organized Demo Cultivation of Conventional Crops across UP with Improved Varieties in collaboration with IARI, New Delhi.
- Arranged trips of farmers to the fields of successful farmers.
- Provided free consultancy to large number of farmers as well as entrepreneurs on various aspects of organic cultivation, certification & marketing.
- Undertook marketing of organic produce of farmers, besides providing consultancy and help in marketing to several entrepreneurs
Jeevaniya-IARI Farmers’ Program:
Several IARI technologies Demonstrated in 9 Districts & about 25 villages of Lucknow, Akbarpur, Sant Kabir Nagar, Unnao, Hardoi, Farukhabad, Sitapur, Pratapgarh, Hapur & Barabanki. More than 100 farmers have been so far benefitted from the program. Soil samples collected from selected fields were tested at IARI, Delhi and at our lab in Lucknow with the help of a Soil Testing and Fertilizer Requirement meter developed by IARI.