National Workshop on “Aquaculture as a Livelihood Option for Tribal Farmers of India” in Bhubaneswar

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Bhubaneswar: A national workshop on “Aquaculture as a Livelihood Option for Tribal Farmers of India” began at the ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) here on Monday.

Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal inaugurated the workshop and an exhibition on the sidelines of the programme.

On this occasion, two publications namely, a book “Aquaculture as a tool for empowering SC/ST farmers of India: three decades of ICAR-CIFA’s contribution” and e-publication “Souvenir and Extended Abstracts” were released.

As many as 200 participants from 15 States such as Andhra Pradesh, Telengana, Maharashtra, Assam, Odisha, Manipur, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh took part in the workshop.