Gyaba, Feb 14
Agriculture Engineering Division of FS & AD Deptt. West district conducted a day long programme on “Distribution of farm machinery and equipment ‘under ‘’submission on agriculture machination ‘Phase II Distribution, in presence of Districts magistrate DR. A. B Karki as a chief guest , Executive Engineer Shri. Jigmee Dorjee Lepcha, Joint Director Shri Dhan Singh Chettri (FS & ADD West ), ADO Shri. Ganesh Kmr. Gurung, Staff of KVK and engineering cell West Sikkim at KVK Premises, with 74 nos. of progressive farmer of West Sikkim.
Junior engineer (Mech.) Dik Maya Mukhia welcomed the chief guest, officials and beneficiaries. DM West encouraged the farmers to uptake organic farming and also told farmers to takeadvantages of advances agriculture technology to like power tiller, chaff cutter, spices grinder etc. to get a maximum benefits.
Executive engineer highlighted the basic operation of power tiller and maintenance of farm machinery equipment etc.
The program was concluded with distribution of farm machinery like power tiller, spices grinder, chaff cutter by the chief guest.