An exposure visit to Chumbung Village and KVK West Sikkim was organised by the Agriculture Technology Management Agency(ATMA) of the South district on the 3rd of March.
Progressive Farmers were taken to Kiwi orchards of Chumbung Village to know more about the techniques of planting particular fruit.
Subject Matter Specialist (SMS- Plant Protection) Ms. Rohini Silwal and (SMS- Horticulture)Ms. Sangay Palmu from KVK West Sikkim were the Resource Persons who briefed the farmers regarding the protection of plants and advanced technologies.
Farmers were escorted by Block Technology Manager (BTM) Shri Ramesh Dahal and Assistance Technology Manager(ATM) Ms. Lakpha Ongmu Sherpa
It is to be mentioned here that during the visit Horticulture Development Officer(HDO) Ms. Saraoja Tamang and Horticulture Inspector(HI) Mrs. Chandra Kala Sharma was also present.