The event was presided by Dr. Bijukumar A(HOD, Aquatic Biology & Fisheries/ Secretary, CISSA) and inaugurated by Dr. Balachandranath N G(District Principal Agri. Officer) on 24th July ’15 at Technopark Club House.
As an initial stage, around 60 packets containing Organic vegetables were distributed among the employees. ‘Prakruthi’ has planned execute this every week and have targeted to provide a minimum of 100 kits per week on first come first serve basis. Later on the count would be increased based on the requirement.
These vegetables are cultivated at different Organic farms in Nanniyode, Trivandrum and transported to Technopark for distribution, under the supervision of Mr.Jayakumar(Agri. Officer, Kerala Agriculture Dept.) in association with ‘Ammakootam’(a self help group of ladies involved in Organic Farming, Nanniyode).
– Karthik Babu