Nagaland

One week skill development program for vermicomposting held at KVK, Zunheboto: Nagaland

Dimapur, October 19 (NE): A one week skill training program for rural youth was conducted by KVK, Zunheboto, Nagaland university on Vermicomposting at KVK from October 14 – 19, 2019.

The main objective of programme was to provide the participants a detail account of the process involved in preparation of vermicomposting and vermiculture.

Sr. Scientist and Head Dr. Rakesh Kumar Chaurasia, course coordinator requested the farmer’s to come up with vermicomposting at their villages so that the organic fertilizers requirements are meet at their village level, which will lead to production of organic foods. Ms.Naropongla, Farm manager demonstrated upon the various methodologies to be adopted to become successful in vermicomposting. Readymade vermicomposting tetra beds were supplied to the farmers so that vermicomposting starts at the earliest possible at farmers field.

Altogether 16 participants participated in the week long programme.