District Level Mango and Guava Seminar from 19.06.2018 to 20.06.2018 at KVK, Sandhiyur
- District Level Mango and Guava Seminar was organized at KVK, Sandhiyur from 19.06.2018 to 20.06.2018 jointly with the Department of Horticulture and Plantation Crops for the benefit of the Mango and Guava growers of Salem district. Exhibition on Mango and Guava varieties, key technologies, implements, tools and value added products displayed during the exhibition. More than 200 Mango and Guava growers from 20 blocks of Salem district were participated. Advances in Guava cultivation technologies, Mango cultivation technologies, Hi density mango and guava cultivation technologies, Integrated Pest and Disease management practices in Mango and Guava, Value added products from Mango and Guava and schemes and services offered by the Govt of Tamil Nadu and Govt of India were presented during the seminar. The Professor and Head, Horticultural Research Station, Yercaud, The Professor and Head, Tapioca and Castor Research Centre, Yethapur, Programme Coordinator, KVK, Sandhiyur, Scientists form TNAU research centres, Deputy Director of Horticulture, Assistant Director of Horticulture have presented the topics. Demonstration of propagation techniques in Mango and Guava were also demonstrated during the District level Seminar. KVK, Sandhiyur, Dept of Horticulture and Plantation Crops, Salem district and few micro irrigation firms displayed the key technologies in the exhibition during the seminar..