Central India’s largest agricultural exhibition and the pioneer of agricultural transformation in Vidarbha, Agrovision is being organised at PDKV Ground, Dabha, Nagpur from November 25 to 28 between 11am to 7pm.
Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Agrovision’s Chief Patron Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate the exhibition.
Agrovision was started 13 years ago with the sole intention of educating, empowering and encouraging the farmers of Vidarbha. Within a short span of time, it has become the largest agricultural exhibition in Central India.
Addressing a press conference held here on Sunday, Gadkari said, “Workshops focusing on agricultural technology training, stalls presenting agriculture-based excellent state-of-the-art technology of national and international levels, workshops on the latest topics in agriculture, and conferences encouraging agriculture industry of Vidarbha along with a special emphasis on agricultural technology innovation and MSMEs are going to be the features of this exhibition.”
Ravi Boratkar, Ramesh Mankar, Organising Secretary, Agrovision, Dr C D Mayee, Chairman Advisory Council, Sudhir Dive, Devendra Parekh, Anandrao Raut, Prashant Kukde, Girish Gandhi, Shridhar Thakre and others were also present at the press conference.
Agrovision has been organizing free workshops for farmers since its inception. Agrovision’s main focus of the workshops will be on production technology, new farming practices, allied businesses, cutting-edge technology, market facilities and livestock management and infrastructure. These workshops are organised with the purpose of making farming easier while increasing the income of the farmers.
This year, workshops will be held on more than 30 topics selected by the Agrovision Advisory Committee.
Farmers will get the opportunity to get the guidance of experts across the country and gain knowledge from success stories of farmers. Workshops have been organized on useful topics for farmers. Some of these workshops will be of longer duration.
The topics of the workshop would be 1. Use of drones in agriculture 2. Vegetable seed production 3. Linseed cultivation and value addition 4 . Hydroponics and Aeroponics 5. Goat and sheep rearing 6. Sensor-based drip irrigation for orange crop of Vidarbha 7.Nursery Management of Orange and Related Crops 8. Export-Oriented Production of Citrus Fruits 9. Cultivation Technology for Medicinal Plants and Drug Manufacturing 10. Natural and Organic Farming 11. ‘Organic Farming on Terraces’ for Urban Women 12. Opportunities for Agri Tourism in Vidarbha 13. Mechanization in Horticulture 14.