In the state of Odisha , the government have been trying to bring awareness programme in farms and educate rural of different programme that are launched for agriculture and rural development.
In regard to ensure adequate awareness regarding the innovations in the farming sector, Tata Agrico in association with Tata Steel Rural Development Society and Horticulture and Agriculture department of Odisha government organised a two day Rural Immersion Programme along with farmers’ interaction at Hinjilikatu and Seragada blocks of Ganjam district.
The two-day programme aimed to demonstrate innovation capacity by translating customer insights into meaningful technological and improved applications which will lead to increase in agriculture productivity, and hence the quality of lives of farming community.
More than 300 farmers were benefitted by the visit of Tata Agrico officials who not only interacted with them but also answered their queries and informed them of various new tools and techniques in the agro sector through the display van that accompanied the team.
Unlike any traditional training programme, this event was very interactive where the farmers shared their concerns and sought guidance from the team. During the session, the farmers were also informed about various agricultural products and farm mechanization by Tata Agrico for better productivity.