Establishment of communication cell equipped with furniture and Gadgets is continued and operational as detailed below;
- Website: www.biotechkisan.com
- YouTube channel: farmer news network (FNN): https://www.youtube.com
- Whatsapp group: https://chat.whatsapp.com/L5pz(FARMER Biotech_KISAN Hub, Biotech KISAN Workshop)
- Press release of Hub activities are published in print media from time to time
- Facebookhttps://www. facebook.com/farmerbiotech.kisanhub
- Mobile Application titled “Biotech KISAN”
The communication cell is functional and the following activities are going on;
Advisory to 15 number of Whatsapp Farmers Groups having 474 of farmers in respect of use of bio-agent, sourcing and making available of quality seed, waste decomposer, management of white grub by adopting integrated approach bio-control through Entomopathogenic Nematode (EPN) and Entomopathogenic Fungi (EPF), management of rice diseases; bakani, blast, blight and pests like leaf roller, stem borer, brown plant hopper and others by application of Trichoderma viride, Pseudomonas fluorescens, Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana and COVID-19 are being issued periodically.
The FLDs conducted for the management of white grub on sugarcane crop through application of EPN, filed day conducted to demonstrate efficacy of bio-agent and quality seed in rice crop in Dangarh village of Bulandshahr district and five days training programme conducted by IARI on production of quality seed have been publish in local newspaper.
The activities conducted under the project also posted at Biotech-KISAN face book account.
Whatsapp Group Screen Shot: