ToT Training to SPARK on Improved production technologies in Groundnut cultivation

The Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development (TNBRD) had organized three days training programme on Groundnut cultivation and value addition to CRP trainers (SPARK) in association with Vazhnthu Kattuvom, Thiruvannamalai on 13.06.2022 to 15.06.2022 and 21.06.2022 to 23.06.2022 at KVK, Kilnelli Thiruvannamalai. Mr. V. Suresh, Senior Scientist and Head (i/c), welcomed the trainers of TNRTP program. Mr.P.Vasanthakumar, District Executive Officer inaugurated the program. Pre knowledge test conducted to assess the knowledge level of SPARK about the groundnut cultivation. KVK Scientists imparted skill training to the CRP members on Integrated crop management in groundnut, Integrated Pest & Disease management practices in groundnut, bio-fertilizers, organic manures, vermicompost, green manures, green leaf manures and value addition in groundnut with demonstration. A total of 50 SPARKS from various villages in Vandavasi, Thellar and Kilpennathur blocks were participated. The technical guide and training certificates were distributed to the participants on the final day.