A farmer’s training center was opened at Syngenta Krishi Mitr premises located at Mardol –Goa on 7.12.2012 at the hands of Mr. Satish Tendulkar, Director Agriculture and Site Manger of Syngenta Santa Monica Works Mr. Martin Ghosh. Present on the occasion were Mr. P.S.Jagadeesha, Mr. Sakharam Borkar, Mr. Keshav Mali, farmers and prominent citizens of Mardol.
Mr. K. M.Mali in his welcome address outlined various activities under taken by Syngenta “Krishi Mitr”. “This training center is the extension of Syngenta “Krishi Mitr’s” activities” he said.
Mr. Martin Ghosh in his speech said that the farmers should grow crops which profitable and catering to the needs of Goan consumers. “Training is the need of the hour’ he said and appealed the farmers to take maximum advantage of this training center.
Mr. Satish Tendulkar, Director Agriculture while thanking this initiative of Syngenta Santa Monica works outlined various schemes available with Agriculture Department and appealed the farmers to avail the same. He congratulated Syngenta “Krishi Mitr” for their innovative work in agriculture and promised all support to the center.
Mr. Vaibhav Bakhakle of Syngenta”Krishi Mitr” proposed the vote of thanks.
The Farmer’s training center has all the facilities including audio visual equipment, library and internet.