ICAR-IIHR participated in Agricultural Technology Show and Agri-Start up Meet in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR) participated in Agricultural Technology Show and Agri-Start up Meet-2017 during October 27-28, 2017, at ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (ICAR-CTCRI), Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. It was an exhibition on horticulture, tuber crops and processing technologies and machinery for facilitating interaction between the researchers, and entrepreneurs. ICAR-IIHR participated in the Show and displayed the latest technologies of ICAR-IIHR. Technologies pertaining to fruits, vegetables, ornamental crops, integrated crop management of horticulture crops, post-harvest technologies, bio-pesticides, micronutrient specials etc., were displayed through posters, live specimens and literature etc., for the benefit of the visitors. Dr Trilochan Mahapatra, Hon'ble Director, General, ICAR and Secretary, DARE visited the ICAR-IIHR stall and appreciated the exhibits arranged for the benefit of visitors. More than 1000 farmers, entrepreneurs, researchers, students and representatives of industry visited the show. This programme was coordinated by Dr T M Reddy, Scientist (SS) from Division of Social Sciences and Training, ICAR-IIHR. Mr N Ramachandra, Technician assisted in organizing the exhibition.