Progress and Achievement

For both the districts, the following broad activities have been completed:

  • Identification of villages for trainee selection
  • Field level screening of youth
  • Written tests for candidate selection
  • Finalization and selection of trainees and commencement of the trainings
  • Training on crop, pest and diseases, R&D
  • Review on crop training, pest management
  • Vegetable crops training & review
  • Field training on vegetable crops
  • Training on rabi crops and kharif
  • Exposure Visits for trainees


Further Planning

The following are activities and training subjects to be covered and planned for the next six months:

  • Training on Bengal gram/ lentil/ wheat/ vegetable
  • Training on effectiveness of timely input use
  • Training on PoP for early stage of crop
  • Training on Mass Communication to farmers at village level
  • Training through field-days/ farmer interaction
  • Comparative analysis of crop
  • Crop care for economic yields
  • Nutrient deficiency symptoms
  • Training on water management
  • Training on soil microbes
  • Nutrient availability calculation
  • Training on seed/ fertilizers/ pesticides
  • Training on soybean/ vegetables/ black-gram
  • Training on herbicides
  • Review of trainings
  • Feedback from families of the TRAITS trainees/youth