Panaji:-June 03, 2018…. The Three day krishi Mahotsav being organized  by Directorate of Agriculture in collaboration with the Agriculture Technology Management Agency (ATMA) North was inaugurated by Shri Rajesh Patnekar, MLA at Sakhali recently.

speaking on the occasion Shri Rajesh Patnekar appealed to farmers to avail the benefits of various schemes being implemented by the State Government. He said Goa is blessed with natural resources and farmers should make utmost use of such resources in their farming business and earn remunerative returns.

Others present on the occasion were Shri Nelson Figuredo, Director of Agriculture, Shri Narahari Haldankar, Former Deputy Speaker, Shri Anand Kanekar, Councilor, Shri Rajesh Sawal, Shri Rajan Falkar, Sarpanch Kudne, Shri Vithoba  Ghadi, Vice Chairman  Ravindra Bhavan.

The Theme of the Mahotsav is to “Create sustainable livelihoods in Agriculture and Allied Sectors”. The farmers were informed about various developmental programmes of the department as well as latest technology in Agricultural Sector.

Earlier Shri Kishor Bhave welcomed, Shri Govind Parab compered and Smt. Poonam Mahale proposed the vote of thanks.