11th Agrovision summit was inaugurated by Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways; MSME at Reshimbag in Nagpur on 22nd November 19. Lakhs of farmers from Vidarbha and adjoining states visited the summit. AgroVision Summit offers a great opportunity to connect with lakhs of farmers from the districts of Vidarbha and Marathwada in Maharashtra and adjoining districts of MP, Chhattisgarh, AP and even some from far away states like Haryana, UP, Bihar etc.
Agrovision to boost farming sector
Eight Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) institutes have engaged in developing agro products and farming equipment participated in Agrovision 2019 exhibition organized at Nagpur, Maharashtra from 22-25 November 2019. The institutes displayed their products for the benefits of farmers and guided them on how they can increase their productivity with minimum cost of production. The event was coordinated by CSIR- National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur.
Agrovision was conceived in the year 2007 to create a common platform for the farmers, industry, and government and bring together every important entity in agriculture to create a better future for the farmers.
The vision of Agrovision is to create a more knowledgeable, practical and a smart famer. Agrovision is one such genuine initiative, which is providing an integrative framework and a platform to bring all the stakeholders consisting of farmers, Government, NGOs, Scientists, Industry under single umbrella to deliberate and debate at different levels for all around growth of agriculture. Agrovision’s basic objective has always been to Educate, Encourage and Empower the farmers through its major activities i.e. Free Workshops for farmers, International Exhibition, Expert Panel Discussions, Conference etc.Agrovision has completed 10 years of its march and brought about a profound impact on farm economy of Central India.
Highlights of Agrovision:
Visited by lakhs of farmers from Vidarbha and adjoining states
Showcase of best of innovations, technologies, new products and services
Free interactive workshops for farmers
Conference on current issues in agriculture or allied agri. sectors
Huge exhibition with participation of over 400 organizations
New Initiatives in 11th Agrovision – IT in Agriculture – Agriculture industry in India is gradually changing its face from traditional farming to Soil -free farming which is based on AI technology. Experts from allied industry like Aquaponics guided and shared their views on hydroponics.