Third day (07.2.2020) of National Horticulture Fair 2020
A technical bulletin on Central Government Schemes in Kannada was released by Dr Manoj Rajan, IFS, Special Secretary to Government of Karnataka, Karnataka State Agricultural Produce Processing and Export Corporation Limited on the Day 3 (07.2.2020) of the National Horticulture Fair 2020 in presence of Dr M.R. Dinesh, Director, ICAR-IIHR. The technical bulletin has useful information about various schemes of the Government of India. During the third day of the National Horticulture Fair, response was overwhelming, as more than 15000 farmers, farmwomen, entrepreneurs, members of Farmers Producer Organizations, Farmers Associations, representatives of private industry and students of schools and colleges visited with lot of enthusiasm. There were many enquiries about advanced horticultural production technologies by the visitors with the scientists of ICAR-IIHR, and the sale of seeds of institute-developed varieties and planting material raised out of institute technologies was tremendous by the visitors. The visitors went around the demonstration plots to observe the performance of institute released varieties of fruits, vegetables, ornamental, medicinal, and aromatic plants and showed lot of interest in the products displayed in various exhibition stalls of ICAR institutes, State Agricultural Universities (SAUs).