DAV University felicitate farmers

June 07, 2017 05:29 PM

Department of Agriculture, DAV University felicitated farmers for participating in the RAWE (Rural Agriculture Work Experience) programme for B.Sc Agriculture final year students on Tuesday in the University campus.

Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Dr. A. K. Paul, Dean Academics Dr. Jasbir Rishi, Coordinator Dr. Anju Pathania, faculty members and students were present on the occasion.

About 20 farmers and srapanchs from different villages were felicitated by the University for helping in imparting field practical knowledge to the students for nearly six months.

Appreciating the efforts of the department, Vice Chancellor congratulated the department on successfully completing the programme and also exhorted the students to use the knowledge gained in their future jobs. Vice Chancellor and Dean Academics thanked the farmers and sarpanchs for guiding the students.

Mr. Manjot Sangha and Ms. Harjot Kaur, of B. Sc. Agri. final year, presented the activities performed by them during RAWE programme.
Farmers on the occasion also shared their experiences and motivated students to take up agriculture seriously. They advised students to try new techniques in farming but at the same time not to ignore the prized knowledge of the experienced farmers.

Senior faculty of the department, Dr. R. S. Rekhi thanked the University for providing resources to conduct the programme and students for taking part in the programme sincerely.

Coordinator of the department Dr. Pathania told that this is an effort of the department to give students first-hand experience of field farming as in future the students would be working with farmers and on farms.

Dr. Ashutosh Sharma, Dr. Puja Rattan, Dr. Sumit Vashisth, Dr. Akshay Vats, Dr. Aditi Bhardwaj, Dr. Rahul Kumar and Mr Ram Avtar coordinated the programme and made it successful. Contribution made by other faculty members of the department, Dr. G. S. Saroa, Dr. A. H. Reddy, Dr. Chandra Pandey, Dr. Indu Sharma, Dr. Vijay Singh, Dr. Ruhidas Ghatak and Ms. Renu Rawat was appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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