Lady Entrepreneursâ€™ Wing of Vidarbha Industries Association is organising a three days Workshop on â€˜Entrepreneurship in Organic Nursery & Farmingâ€™ on 22nd, 23rd & 25th April 2019 from 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm at VIA Auditorium, Udyog Bhawan, Civil Lines, Nagpur.
The objective of organising this workshop is to create awareness about organic farming and nursery by using natural methods ofÂ farmingÂ like crop rotation, green manure, compost, biological pest control, mechanicalÂ cultivationÂ and other natural methods to maintain the fertility and productivity of the soil.
Dr Nalini Bhoyar, Project Director of ATMA will be the Chief Guest of the workshop.
Eminent speakers will cover the sessions on 22ndÂ April :Â Session on â€œOrganic Farming & Value Addition by Anant Bhoyar; Session on Marketing of Organic Produce by Hemant Chauhan, former Dept of Agriculture and Session on PGS & Organic Certification Scheme by Laxmikant Padole, Director, NRTDC- Gondkhairy, Nagpur
Second day on 23rdÂ April : Session on â€œEcological Rejuvenation Technologyâ€ by Dr Lal Singh, Scientist, Ecosystem Division, NEERI, Nagpur; Session on â€œCultivating Nursery as a Businessâ€ by Om Jajodia, Proprietor, Krishi Kranti Kendra, Nagpur; Session on Skill Development Training Program & Certificate Course by Dr Vachaspati Pande, Sr Scientist RCOF, Nagpur and Session onÂ Organic Community Farming by Rupinder Nanda.
on concluding day, 25thÂ April : Presentation on Banks Schemes for Farmers & Prospective Agri Entrepreneurs by Canara Bank Officials; Success Stories of Successful Organic Farmers by Ashwini Aurangabadkar & Kirti Mangrulkar and participants will share Experience about the workshop.
The registration fees for Members of LEWÂ Rs.300/- (all taxes) and for non members Rs 350/- (all taxes).Â Special discount of Rs.50/- will be offered to participants, who will register on or before 17thÂ April 2019.
To know more about organic farming and nursery pleaseÂ register with Reeta Lanjewar, Chairperson ofÂ LEW :Â 9822573174 Shachi Mallick, Project CoordinatorÂ 9421708516 or Manisha Bawankar, Secretary ofÂ LEW :Â 7387002535 or VIA 0712-2561211Â Email :Â email@example.com
This workshop is beneficial for LEW members, prospective lady entrepreneurs, working women, startups and all those who are interested in agri business, says a press note issued byÂ Reeta Lanjewar, Chairperson of LEW.