One-day Workshop on “Dairy farmers vis a vis FPO formation for better income” held at KVK, Tarn Taran
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Booh, Tarn Taran organized a one-day Workshop on “Dairy farmers vis a vis FPO formation for better income” at KVK, Tarn Taran. A total number of 35 dairy farmers and farm women from different villages of district Tarn Taran attended this programme. Dr. Balwinder Kumar, Associate Director (Training), KVK, Booh, Tarn Taran addressed the participants regarding importance and various steps involved in formulation of FPOs. Sh. Jaskirat Singh, DDM, NABARD discussed in detail regarding the role of NABARD in FPOs formation and also enlightened the participants about the importance of POPI (Producer organization promoting institutions). Further, he explained about the formation of board members, CEO and CA for FPO formation. Dr. Suresh Kumar, Assistant Professor, Livestock Production explained about the benefits of FPOs in Dairy sector and also discussed about the marketing of dairy produce through FPOs. Dr. Balwinder Kumar presented his sincere thanks to all the participants for sparing their valuable time to make this workshop a great success.