PRESS MEETAn International Workshop and Exhibition on Agro Processing and Value Addition is being held from 1st to 5th December 2016 under the auspices of the Department of Agricultural Development and Farmers Welfare at Kanakakunnu Palace, Thiruvananthapuram. In the Press Meet held today (07.11.2016) at 12.00 Noon at SAMETI, Anayara, Thiruvananthapuram, the Honble Minister of Agriculture explained the details of the programme to the media. Director of Agriculture, Sri.Biju Prabhakar IAS and Director, SAMETI, Smt.P.S.Radhamony also attended the Press Meet.
Farmers/ Producers engaged in Agro Processing, Value Addition, New Entrepreneurs, Central and State Government Institutions, Private Institutions, Agencies, PSUs of Agriculture and Allied Departments, Farmer-led Technology Inventors, Young farmers etc will be participating in the Workshop and Exhibition. Government offers a Golden Opportunity for starting Value Added Agro Enterprises. Participants should register at Krishi Bhavans or in the O/o Principal Agricultural Officers on or before 10.11.2016.