Department of Agriculture organized a Webinar entitled “Care and Management of Fruit Orchard”

The Department of Agriculture organized a Webinar entitled “Care and Management of Fruit Orchard” (फल बगीचों की देखभाल और उनका प्रबंधन) on 27 td June 2020 at 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM. This was the sixth webinar of third series. The main objective of this webinar was to make the students, faculty members, farmers and people directly or indirectly involved in agribusiness aware of the nuances of managing the fruit orchard.
The webinar was started by Mr. Jitendra Bhandari (Assistant Professor) and briefed about the care of fruit orchards. After that, the care and management of fruit orchards was discussed in detail by Mr. Shambhu Nayma (Assistant Professor) and elaborated on various aspects related to the management of fruit orchards such as water management, weed management, the establishment of new fruit orchards, canopy management etc.
More than 50 participants were present in the webinar along with all the faculty members of the Department of Agriculture. During the question answer session, several participants asked questions related to the management of the fruit orchard, which were given positive and satisfactory answers to all the questions by Mr. Shambhu Nayama and Mr. Jitendra Bhandari. Positive responses were received from farmers and students. At the end of the webinar, Mr. Chetan Patel (Assistant Professor) thanked the speakers and all the participants for participating in this webinar. He urged all the participants to participate in the upcoming webinars.

Outcome: All participants actively participated in this webinar. They gained very valuable information about care and management of fruit orchard. All participants participating in this webinar had a positive attitude towards Webinar.
No. of participants: 56 participants
Prepared by: Mr. Shambhu Nayma (A.P.).
Verified and Submitted by (HOD/HOI): Dr. R. A. Sharma