Gangtok Times Report
Ranka, Dec 24
A day-long Capacity Building of SHGs-cum-Training on Oyster Mushroom cultivation was held today at Barbing under Rey Mindu GPU, Ranka Block for farmers and the members of the Self Help Groups of the area.
The programme organized by ATMA [East], Agriculture Department was co-ordinated by BTM, Geeta Sharma and was attended by Sangay Bhutia, Horticulture Inspector and ATM, Laten Tshering Bhutia as the resource persons.
During the programme, 20 farmers including members of the Nine Star SHG of Barbing Chubathang were trained on cultivation, harvesting and marketing of the mushroom. The resource persons appraised the farmers that mushroom cultivation will give well economic benefits but the farmers should give their utmost dedications.
VLW, Ranka, Amrita Rai along with OFAs and MAs also attended the programme.