Agriculture College celebrates New year

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Jan 2017 12:10:29

Staff Reporter,

THE Soil Science Department and Agriculture Chemistry Department, College of Agriculture, Jabalpur continued the tradition of organising New Year celebration by inviting family members of scientists, professors, staff, students as they had organised a programme at Bio-Fertilizer Centre on first day of New Year 2017.

Chief guest on the occasion was Vice Chancellor Professor Vijay Singh Tomar who had graced the occasion by greeting all the people attending the programme. He emphasised over the need of organising such programmes in other departments.

He remembered the tradition of organisation of family programmes by different departments. In past years, due to some or the other reasons the tradition of organising family programmes, outings were cancelled. He congratulated Head of the Soil Science and Agriculture Chemistry for organising the event and invited families of the officials and employees of the Department.

Dean Faculty of Agriculture Dr PK Mishra, Director Research Services Dr SK Rao, Dr Om Gupta, Dean College of Agriculture, Jabalpur along with noted Gazal Singer Anwar Hussain, Noted Satirist Poet Narendra Sharma who had performed and gathered appreciations from one and all. Head of Soil Science Department Dr B Sachidanand welcomed all the guests by presenting bouquets and informed them about the ongoing works in the centre. Dr NG Mitra Principal Scientist provided information about microbial inoculants and its role in enhancing soil quality.

Guests and family members of the staff visited the Bio Fertilizer Centre and learned about the production technology being used at this centre. Dr Shekhar Singh Baghel convened the programme while Dr H K Rai proposed vote of thanks.