HPCCABT Project - Capacity building of marginal farmers in rural areas of HP
The Department of Environment, Science & Technology is implementing a project on "Capacity building of marginal farmers in rural areas of Himachal Pradesh on biotechnological interventions for Climate Change Adaptation to ensure sustainable livelihood - Lamba Thach Panchayat, Tehsil Thunag & Development Block Seraj of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh, India" approved by the Department of Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. The primary objective of the project is to built capacities of the farmers, create enabling training centre/ pilot in the domain of climate change adaptation with application of biotechnological intervention in Lamba Thach Panchayat of district Mandi. The expected outcomes of the project will be:
- Development of unit/cluster for demonstration of farm-base bio-technology interventions in selected villages of Lamba Thach Panchayat of District Mandi.
- Integrated Bio-technology inputs better cultivation through variators, organc- soil & water management.
- Value addition & market linkages of local farm produce.
- Training & capacity building of farmers through demonstration unit/ cluster.