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        - गोरखपुर में गुड़ प्रसंस्करण एवं प्रशिक्षण इकाई का शिलान्यास               - Sh. Ram Naik, Hon'ble Governor of Uttar Pradesh visited IISR, Lucknow               - Agriculture Education Day organised               - World Soil Day organised at Ismailnagar village by KVK               - Visit of Dr. A.K. Singh, Deputy Director General (Ag Extn & Hort)               - 31st Biennial Workshop of AICRP on Sugarcane               - Foundation stone of Jaggery Processing and Training Unit laid at KVK (Piprakothi), Pusa, Bihar               - Dr. J.S. Sandhu, Deputy Director General (Crop Science) visited institute               - KVK organised Training on Roof Top Kitchen Gardening               - Inauguration function of KVK, Chaukmafi (Peepiganj), Gorakhpur               - Meeting on financial matters of the North Zone institutes held               - हिंदी पखवाड़ा का आयोजन               - IISR bagged Research Leadership Award               - Scientist Meeting with Cane Department of Uttar Pradesh               - Parthenium Awarness Programme organised               - Visit of ICAR-IISR, Lucknow by the Secretary, DARE and DG, ICAR               - 23rd Annual Zonal Workshop on KVKs of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand               - Annual Convention of Sugarcane and Sugar Sector at ICAR-IISR               - Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Visited ICAR-IISR               - Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh Ji Inaugurated PM Phasal Bima Yojana Awareness Programme               - Technology and Machinery Demonstration Mela organized at IISR, Lucknow               - माननीय कृषि एवं किसान कल्याण मंत्री, भारत सरकार श्री राधा मोहन सिंह जी द्वारा मोतीपुर में गुड़ प्रशिक्षण इकाई का उद्घाटन               - Indonesian Delegates visited IISR, Lucknow               - संस्थान ने 65वां स्थापना दिवस मनाया               - Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare visited ICAR-IISR Regional Centre, Motipur               - राष्ट्रीय कार्यशाला उन्नत भारत अभियान               - विश्व मृदा दिवस का आयोजन               - Vigilance Awareness Week at the institute               - संस्थान ने मनाया विश्व खाद्य दिवस               - भारतीय गन्ना अनुसंधान संस्थान में स्वच्छता अभियान               - इक्षु राष्ट्रपति द्वारा प्रथम पुरस्कार से सम्मानित               - DG Visit at IISR Motipur               - Brain storming seminar on harnessing energy feed stocks held               - Pre-Kharif Kisan Sammelan organised at IISR, Lucknow               - भारतीय गन्ना अनुसंधान संस्थान में राष्ट्रीय प्रशिक्षण का समापन               - Kisan – Vigyan Samagam organised at Modipuram               - Proud Moments for IISR Scientists in International Forum               - Union Minister of Agriculture, Food Processing and Cooperatives visited IISR               

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Visit of Dr. A.K. Singh, Deputy Director General (Agril. Extension & Horticulture) at KVK, ICAR-IISR, Lucknow

Dr. A.K.Singh, Dy. Director Director General (Agril. Extension & Horticulture), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi was in Lucknow in connection with the participation of Noni Search – 2016 Conference held at ICAR-Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research, Lucknow. Speaking as Presidential address of the conference, Dr. Singh told the participants that products obtained from Noni plant boosts immune system in the human body for healthy life. He stressed upon to undertake extensive researches with respect to develop its production, protection, marketing and post-harvest technologies so that it could reach to the common man of the country for harvesting multifarious benefits. Dr. A.K.Singh then after visited Krishi Vigyan Kendra of ICAR-IISR, Lucknow and highly appreciated the works being done by the Kendra for the benefits of farmers in addition to demonstration units viz., mushroom production, nutrition garden, forage production, medicinal garden, seed production etc., established at the KVK for boosting the agricultural production. Later on, Dr. A.K.Singh stressed upon the need of establishing various demonstration units viz., planting of CISH developed latest varieties of fruit crops, drip irrigation and plastic mulching in garden and vegetable crops, preparation of value added products from fruit crops, bee-keeping at large scale, early maturing varieties of arhar, inclusion of food crops in nutritional garden etc. at KVK crop cafeteria, besides, developing leaflets on latest agricultural information to upgrade farmers’ knowledge so that the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s dream of doubling farmers’ income and generation of employment opportunities to rural youths could be realized in view of making our farmers socio-economically prosperous. On this occasion, Dr. A.D.Pathak, Director ICAR-IISR, Lucknow, Dr. B. Singh, Director, ICAR-IIVR Varanasi and Dr. U.S. Gautam, Director, ICAR-ATARI Kanpur besides, KVK Scientists were also present. Dr. S.N.Singh, Principal Scientist and Head, KVK organized the visit and proposed the vote of thanks.