Salient points of training:
WBCADC has been taking this seedlings raising programme in the Project farm and SHGs Cluster level by maintaining pedigree for distributing seedlings to the respective District Farmers with a view to long economical benefit of the Farmers community as well as to meet up the Govt. requirement. The lists of crops are given hereunder:-
Aswagandha, Sarpagandha, Kakmachi, kalmegh, Gulancha, Ghritakumari, bhringaraja,Owatkombal, Sankarjata, Kalodhutura,Ayapan, Basak, Pipul, Anantamul, Stivia,Pudina,Kesut etc.
Arjun, Amlaki, Bahera, Harituki,Kurchi, neem, ParulBel, Raktakanchan,Sonak, Asok etc.
The Corporation has engaged in producing and supplying of Gladiolus Bulb/Tube rose, Zerbera/ Merigold seedlings under Floriculture Development programme.Production& Marketing of Turmeric/ Zinger, supplying of Neem based pesticides and Forest seeds.Construction of Vermi Compost and Azolla units through SHGs for creating the marketing channel.
The Corporation has created a good impact on production of good quality seedlings, grafts and gooties of fruits bearing Plants through Progeny orchards Spread in different areas of the district with the help of HHGs of the locality.
Three soil & water testing Laboratories installed at Deganga, Ranaghat-II & KVK Sonamukhi since last 11 years
The Corporation has established another 15 of said units under 14 Projects. Besides that training of youth with Agriculture and Allied Activities has been given since inception specially on transfer of technology and on introduction of new crops and varieties through trial and Demonstration and the result disseminated among the SHGs and Farmers.
Discussion on Agriculture Programme was initiated by Sri DebabrataHui, In-charge, Agriculture Cell. Interaction with the entire project on different Agriculture Programme was made in details but view of projects and H.Qtrs.was stated point wise and in brief.