Banswara, 23 Feb 2017
Reliance Foundation under it’s flagship program BIJ, developing models of rural transformation that is holistic, self-reliant and sustainable. To know more, Joint Director and Deputy Director Animal husbandry , Deputy Director Agriculture, Assistant Director Horticulture along with DDM-NABARD, visited at Umrakha villages, where RF Banswara team is working. The objectives of the visit were:
1. As per district collector recommendation they have share cooprative farming and collectively marketing concept with community and explore the opportunity for same through formation of common action groups.
2. Focus on sustainable agricultural practices and value chain marketing.
3.Efforts putting towards develop model village where other farmers of district come and learn from them.
4 .After success they will replicate this model in whole district in next coming years.
Now, the exposure visits to know more about the rural development approach and strategy is regular phenomenon almost is cluster. RF is intensively working with 500 villages, 26 clusters in 12 states, across India.