RANGPO, 24 DEC:
Training on scientific bee keeping under Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan II at Boom under Sanga Dorji GPU in Rinchenpong Constituency was held today. This programme was organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra and ATMA, West Sikkim and had the participation of 51 progressive farmers.
SMS Agronomy, JP Dulal was the main resource person from KVK, West Sikkim. Programme Asst., Purba Diki Sherpa, Asst Technical Manager, Purcho Lepcha from ATMA, West Sikkim were also present in this programme.
Resource person SMS, Mr Dulal highlighted about Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan Phase II and its importance on scope of bee rearing in Sikkim. He also talked about transferring bee from traditional hive to movable frame hive bee, seasonal management of bee hive, bee pasture mgt., bee colonies management, etc.
ATM, Mr Lepcha gave the vote of thanks and the programme concluded with the distribution of some bee keeping essentials to the participants.