Training

Institute has been constantly involved in imparting hands on practical training on variety aspects of mango, guava, aonla, bael pertaining to their propagation, production, pest / disease management schedule, post harvest management protocols, food safety standards for the farmers, developmental workers agripreneurs etc. across the country. Many farmers, officials from Government, NGOs, students, researchers and entrepreneurs have been trained on various aspects of fruit production. The Institute has good facilities for training such as air-conditioned lecture hall and auditorium, audio-visual aids, well equipped laboratories and hostel facilities. The Institute has also a well furnishedTraining Hostel for participants of different Human Resource Development Programmes being run by the Institute.

Apart from sponsored training programmes, extension wing of the Institute has also extended the technologies through other appropriate technology extension modes like demonstrations, Kisan Melas, exhibitions, gosthies etc.

टपक सिंचाई, प्लास्टिक मलि्ंचग एवं संरक्षित खेती

सुनियोजित कृषि विकास केन्द्र (पी.एफ.डी.सी.), एन.सी.पी.ए.एच., कृषि एवं किसान कल्याण मंत्रालय, भारत सरकार, आई.सी.ए.आर.-सी.आई.एस.एच., रहमानखेड़ा, लखनऊ द्वारा दिनांक 15-16 जून, 2017 को बस्ती जिले में टपक सिंचाई, प्लास्टिक मलि्ंचग एवं संरक्षित खेती की उपयोगिता पर दो दिवसीय प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम का आयोजन किया गया। इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम में बस्ती जिले के विभिन्न ब्लाकों से आये प्रगतिशील किसान राकेश्वर प्रसाद चौधरी, कौशल कुमार सिंह, राजाराम यादव एवं गणेश मौर्या सहित लगभग 65 किसानों ने भाग लिया। इस कार्यक्रम के अवसर पर डा. वी. के. सिंह प्रधान वैज्ञानिक एवं पी.आई., पी.एफ.डी.सी., लखनऊ ने बागवानी, टपक सिंचाई प्रणाली एवं संरक्षित खेती के महत्व को बताते हुए यह भी बताया कि पॉलीहाउस तकनीक अपनाने से पौधों के दैहिकीय गुणों को सकारात्मक रूप से प्रभावित कर उच्च गुणवत्तायुक्त उत्पादन प्राप्त किया जा सकता है। औद्यानिक प्रयोग एवं प्रशिक्षण केन्द्र, बस्ती के संयुक्त निदेशक, डा. आर. के. तोमर एवं जिला उद्यान अधिकारी श्री राजमणि शर्मा द्वारा किसानों के लिए सरकार द्वारा चलायी जा रही लाभकारी योजनाओं से किसानों को अवगत कराया। संस्थान के डा. एस. आर. सिंह, प्रधान वैज्ञानिक ने संरक्षित संरचना के तहत सब्जियों की विदेशी प्रजाति के बारे में बताया एवं पी.एफ.डी.सी. लखनऊ के डा. मनोज कुमार सोनी के साथ मिलकर प्रोजेक्टर के माध्यम से किसानों को बागवानी की नई तकनीकों की जानकारी दी तथा जल संरक्षण को ध्यान में रखकर टपक सिंचाई और मल्चिंग का उपयोग कर कम से कम पानी से सिंचाई करने की बात कही। उसके बाद किसानों द्वारा किये गये प्रश्नों का उत्तर विशेषज्ञों द्वारा दिया गया। श्री नीरज कुमार शुक्ला ने इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम को सफल बनाने में पूर्ण सहयोग किया। इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम में औद्यानिक प्रयोग एवं प्रशिक्षण केन्द्र एवं जिला उद्यान अधिकारी कार्यालय के समस्त स्टाफ उपस्थित रहे। Event Date:- 15-06-2017

Short-term summer training programme

B.Sc. (Ag) Students (12 nos.) from Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, Mewar University, Gangrar (Chittorgarh) Rajasthan are undergoing 21 days short-term summer training programme on various aspect pertaining to improvement, crop health and postharvest management of subtropical fruits at ICAR–CISH, Lucknow from June 12 to July 3 2017. Event Date:- 12-06-2017

Training cum demonstration on Kiwi Fruits & Oranges

One day training programme was organized on 22.03.2017 at Hapoli (Ziro) by Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Yachuli, Lower Subansiri district (Arunachal Pradesh). The main objective of this training programme was to demonstrate the Production of Hi-tech production of Kiwifruit along with possibilities of suitable subtropical and temperate fruits in Arunachal Pradesh as kiwifruit and Oranges are commercial fruits of. Dr G. Pandey, Principal Scientist and I/C Head, delivered a lecture on Hi-tech production of kiwifruit as well as possibilities of subtropical fruits in the mid and foot hill region of Arunachal Pradesh. Later on Dr K.K. Srivastava, covered the prospect of low chilling temperate fruits in subtropical zone of Arunachal Pradesh, he also addressed the problems related to apple, pear, peach, plum and availability of planting materials, cultivars. Later on both the scientist participated in Farmers & Scientists interaction sessions. Finally, after lunch, Dr Pandey made a practical demonstration on training and pruning of kiwifruit at farmer’s field, Village Kodak, Lower Subansiri. Approximately a total of 70 farmers, extension officers of the line departments and self help groups, kiwifruit growers association were participated. The training ended with great success. Event Date:- 22-03-2017

Exposure visit and training to farmers

One day exposure visit – cum – training programme, sponsored by Institute of Horticulture Technology, Greater Noida and ITC, Hathras, Aligarh, U.P. for 35 and 16 farmers, respectively, were conducted at the ICAR-Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Rehmankhera, Lucknow on March 06 and 08, 2017 on High density plantation of guava and different management aspects was conducted. On these occasions Dr. Shailendra Rajan, Director apprised the participants about significance contribution of the Institute besides informing about nursery management and the performance of guava varieties released from the Institute. Dr. V.K. Singh and Dr. Balaji Rajkumar also deliberated on all the aspects of high density plantation of guava and insect pest management. A field visit of PFDC experimental plot of high density plantation of guava, vegetable and Post harvest management laboratory was also arranged for participants. Event Date:- 08-03-2017

Residential Training Program

Residential Training Program on Scientific Backyard Poultry Farming for Tribal Master Trainers

The training programme was held at Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sargachi during 3-5 February, 2017. 21 tribal master trainers from 9 adopted villages of Nabagram block of Murshidabad district attended the training programme and majority of participants were women. All the master trainers took active interest while interactive theoretical and practical classes taken by very experienced teachers.

This training programme will certainly helpful to introduce component of poultry under Nutrismart Tribal Village initiative for having plentiful animal protein in their diet and additional source of income in connection with sustainable livelihood.

This training programme was organized in collaboration with Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sargachi, Murshidabad.

Event Date:- 05-02-2017

RTP for Tribal Master Trainers

Two residential training programmes were organized for tribal master trainers at ICAR-CISH Regional Research Station, Malda, West Bengal, during 16th to 21st January, 2017 under the Initiative of Nutri smart Tribal Village of Tribal Sub-plan Programme. During the training programme, 66 nos. of tribal master trainers have been trained for establishment of kitchen garden and production of vegetable as intercrop. Resource persons from different organizations took classes and had very good interaction. Event Date:- 21-01-2017

Training for DDs/DHOs under PMKSY

A two days training on micro irrigation Under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana “Per Drop More Crop – Micro irrigation” will be organized by the Precision Farming Development Centre, ICAR-CISH, Lucknow for up-gradation of the technical knowledge of the Dy. Directors/ DHOs and staff of the Horticulture and Food Processing Department, Uttar Pradesh at ICAR-CISH, Lucknow during 06-07 October, 2016. About 35 Dy. Directors/DHOs of the State Horticulture Department are likely to participate in the same. During the technical session, detailed deliberations given on drip irrigation system, its components, installation, operation and maintenance and its use in different horticultural crops along with field visit on-field practical training. Event Date:- 06-10-2016

Training on Micro Irrigation under PMKSY

Two days training on micro irrigation Under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana “Per Drop More Crop – Micro irrigation” was conducted by the Precision Farming Development Centre, ICAR-CISH, Lucknow to up-gradation of the technical knowledge of the Deputy Directors/ DHOs and staff of the Horticulture and Food Processing Department, Uttar Pradesh at ICAR-CISH, Lucknow during 29-30 September, 2016. About 35 Deputy Directors/DHOs of the State Horticulture Department were participated in the same. During the technical session, detailed deliberations on drip irrigation system, its components, installation, operation and maintenance and its use in different horticultural crops along with field visit on-field practical training was given. Event Date:- 29-09-2016

Training on drip irrigation and plastic mulching

On 3-4 August, 2016, training program on “drip irrigation, plastic mulching and importance of protected cultivation in horticulture” was organized at Vikas Bhawan, Lakimpur Kheri by PFDC, ICAR-CISH, Lucknow. Seventy farmers were participated in the training program and dignitaries from district horticulture department, Shri. Amit Bansal, IAS, Chief Development Officer with other officials presided over the training programme. Dr. V.K. Singh, PI, PFDC, ICAR-CISH, Lucknow enumerated the technologies developed by PFDC, ICAR-CISH, especially on drip irrigation & plastic mulching techniques. The technical session on drip irrigation, mulching and protected cultivation was delivered by the PFDC staff. The farmers were also made aware about new varieties of mango and guava released. Visit was also conducted at different farmer’s fields who have installed micro- irrigation system under polyhouse. The training was useful to the farmers and it was appreciated by officers. The print media also covered this training programe. Event Date:- 03-08-2016

Training on Export Promotion of Mango at Bankura

बांकुरा में निर्यात प्रसार पर प्रशिक्षण

बांकुरा पश्चिम बंगाल में नये आम पट्टी के रूप में उभरा है। बांकुरा जिला प्रशासन द्वारा 2000 जनजातिय महिलाओं की आजीविका को सुरक्षित करने के लिये आम्रपाली और मल्लिका के 300 आम के बागान लगाये गए। केंद्रीय उपोष्ण बागवानी संस्थान लखनऊ अपेडा, कोलकाता की मदद से बांपुरा से आम का उत्पादन करने का प्रया स कर रहा है। बांकुरा के विभिन्न ब्लाकों में ताजे आम की गुणवत्ता का मूल्यांकन करने के लिए डी.जी.एम, अपेडा सी.आई.एस.एच लखनऊ तथा क्षेत्रीय अनुसंधान केंद्र, मालदा के वैज्ञानिकों ने आम के बागानों का भ्रमण किया। बाद में संस्थान ने 29 मई, 2016 को बांकुरा जिला प्रशासन तथा उपनिदेशक कृषि (फल), बांकुरा के सहयोग से निर्यात बढ़ाने हेतु प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम का आयोजन किया। इस कार्यक्रम का वित्त पोषण अपेडा द्वारा किया गया। इस प्रशिक्षण में 55 आम उत्पादक, पंचायत के प्रतिनिधि गण तथा जिला प्रशासन के प्रतिनिधि सम्मिलित थे।

Bankura has emerged as new mango belt in West Bengal. Around 300 mango orchards of Amrapali and Mallika have been established by Bankura District Administration involving 2000 tribal women for ensuring their livelihood. ICAR-CISH, Lucknow is trying to initiate export of mango from Bankura with support from APEDA-Kolkata. A team comprising of DGM, APEDA and scientists from ICAR-CISH, Lucknow and ICAR-CISH-RRS, Malda visited mango orchards at different blocks of Bankura to assess the quality of fresh mangoes. Subsequently, Institute organized APEDA sponsored training programme on export promotion of mango on May 29, 2016 in collaboration with Bankura District Administration & Deputy Director of Agriculture (Fruits), Bankura. The programme was inaugurated by ADM (Development). Fifty five participants including mango growers, representatives of Panchayat, district administration were present in the training. It was decided to have a comprehensive project for supporting the established mango orchards for better livelihood opportunity of the Self Help Groups.

Event Date:- 29-05-2016

Entrepreneurs Training

Two day Entrepreneurs Training was organised in Institute permises from 03 -04 August 2016. 35 Participants were trained for Establishment of Fruit and Vegetable Nursery, High Density Plantation of Guava, Organic farming of Fruit and vegetables & Processing of Fruits. This programe was sponsered by Agri-Clinic & Agri Business Training Institute, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow. Event Date:- 2016-08-03

Training on squash and pulp preparation

Training programme on mango processing (squash and pulp preparation) for rural women was organised on 16-08- 2016 under Mere Gaon Mera Gaurav programme at CISH, Lucknow. A total of 15 rural women and one rural youth belonging to small and marginal farm families participated under the programme. Women were also getting acquainted with the protected vegetable cultivation for income and employment generation. Event Date:- 2016-08-16

Farmers training on HDP in Guava

Farmer Training cum awareness programme on HDP and UHDP in Guava and other horticulture crops was conducted by the ICAR-CISH, Lucknow for up-gradation of the technical knowledge of about ten progressive farmers from Theni District of Tamil Nadu on 21 October, 2016. Detailed deliberations on HDP and UHDP systems in guava, canopy management, drip irrigation system, polyethylene mulching in different horticultural crops along with field visit and practical training was given. Event Date:- 2016-02-11

Training for Sikkim farmers

Training on "Nursery and Orchard management of Guava" under NEH plan in collaboration with KVK South Sikkim was organised by ICAR-CISH, Lucknow from 21-23, Nov 2016. Twenty participants of Sadam Panchayat including three officials from KVK, South Sikkim attended the training. Event Date:- 2016-11-21

Exposure visit-cum-Training

A two-day Exposure visit-cum-Training programme, sponsored by Agri Clinic Business Training Institute, Kathota Crossing, Vinamra Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow was conducted at the ICAR-Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Rehmankhera, Lucknow from December 05 to 06, 2016. On this occasion, Dr. Shailendra Rajan, Director apprised the participants about the significant contributions of the Institute besides informing them about nursery management of subtropical fruits. Scientists of the Institute also guided them on various aspects of improved cultivation of fruits & vegetables. Sixty-five agriculture graduates (trainees) from various districts of Uttar Pradesh & 170 students of B.Sc (Ag.) & B.Sc (Hort.) of the final semester from Sam Hingginbottom Institute of Agricultutre, Technology & Science (SHIATS), Naini, Allahabad took part in it. A field visit of experimental plot of rejuvenated mango trees, high density plantation of mango & meadow orcharding of guava and fruit processing laboratory was also arranged for participants during the training. Event Date:- 2016-12-05

दिव्यांगों को फल एवं सब्जी प्रसंस्करण प्रशिक्षण

भा.कृ.अनु.प.-केंद्रीय उपोष्ण बागवानी संस्थान, रहमानखेड़ा, लखनऊ के तुड़ाई उपरान्त प्रबंधन प्रभाग में गोरखपुर के पूर्वांचल ग्रामीण सेवा समिति के 27 दिव्यांगों को फल एवं सब्जियों से विभिन्न प्रकार के अचार बनाने तथा आंवला के जूस निकालने की तकनीकी से अवगत कराया गया | इन विधियों को इं धर्मेंद्र कुमार शुक्ला तथा श्रीमती रेखा चौरसिया द्वारा बताया गया | इस अवसर पर संस्थान के प्रभारी निदेशक एवं अध्यक्ष, तुड़ाई उपरान्त प्रबंधन प्रभाग, डॉ. नीलिमा गर्ग ने दिव्यांगों को संस्थान में जारी तुड़ाई उपरान्त प्रबंधन संबंधी अनुसन्धान कार्य की जानकारी दी | दिव्यांगों का नेतृत्वा श्री आनंद पांडेय द्वारा किया गया | Event Date:- 2016-12-21

टपक सिंचाई, प्लास्टिक मल्चिंग एवं संरक्षित खेती की उपयोगिता पर दो दिवसीय प्रशिक्षण

सुनियोजित कृषि विकास केन्द्र (पी.एफ.डी.सी.), नेशनल कमेटी ऑन प्लास्टिकल्चर एप्लीकेशन इन हार्टीकल्चर (एन.सी.पी.ए.एच.) भारत सरकार, आई.सी.ए.आर.-सी.आई.एस.एच., रहमानखेड़ा, लखनऊ के डा. वी. के. सिंह, प्रधान वैज्ञानिक एवं पी.आई., पी.एफ.डी.सी द्वारा बड़ोखर ब्लाक, बाँदा के प्रशिक्षण सभागार में टपक सिंचाई, प्लास्टिक मलि्ंचग एवं संरक्षित खेती की उपयोगिता पर दो दिवसीय प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम का आयोजन किया गया। इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम में बाँदा जिले के विभिन्न ब्लाकों से आये प्रगतिशील किसान शिव नारायण सिंह, इन्द्रवीर सिंह, शरीफ खाँ, गिरिराज कुमार दीक्षित, सन्तोष कुमार तिवारी सहित लगभग 63 किसानों ने भाग लिया। इस कार्यक्रम के अवसर पर डा. वी. के. सिंह ने बागवानी, टपक सिंचाई प्रणाली एवं संरक्षित खेती के महत्व को बताते हुए यह भी बताया कि पॉलीहाउस तकनीक अपनाने से पौधों के दैहिकीय गुणों को सकारात्मक रूप से प्रभावित कर उच्च गुणवत्तायुक्त उत्पादन प्राप्त किया जा सकता है। जिले के उपनिदेशक, उद्यान श्री लक्खी सिंह एवं जिला उद्यान अधिकारी श्री परवेज़ खान ने प्रदेश सरकार द्वारा किसानों के लिए चलायी जा रही लाभकारी योजनाओं से किसानों को अवगत कराया। पी.एफ.डी.सी. लखनऊ से श्री अनुराग सिंह एवं डा. मनोज कुमार सोनी ने प्रोजेक्टर के माध्यम से किसानों को बागवानी की नई तकनीकों की जानकारी दी और जल संरक्षण को ध्यान में रखकर टपक सिंचाई और मल्चिंग का उपयोग कर कम से कम पानी से सिंचाई करने की बात कही। उसके बाद किसानों द्वारा किये गये प्रश्नों का उत्तर विशेषज्ञों द्वारा दिया गया। श्री नीरज कुमार शुक्ला ने इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम को सफल बनाने में पूर्ण सहयोग किया। इस प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम में जिला उद्यान अधिकारी कार्यालय के उद्यान निरीक्षक श्री लक्ष्मी प्रसाद सहित कार्यालय के समस्त स्टाफ उपस्थित रहे। Event Date:- 2016-12-28

Training programme on Integrated Pests and Diseases Management

CISH Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Malda has organized a training programme on Integrated Pests and Diseases Management with 55 mango growers. The progressive farmers of the region took very active participation and appreciated the efforts of CISH for providing exclusive training on Pests and Diseases Management. Event Date:- 2017-03-07

ICAR-CISH training for students on subtropical fruits ends

A training programme on the cultivation of subtropical fruits was organized at CISH from June 12 to July 3 (Monday). As many as 12 students from Nagaland, Orissa and MP participated in the training programme on production technology of subtropical fruit crops. Participants were made aware of new high yielding varieties, high-density planting, integrated nutrient and water management, pest and disease management. During the training program, the students were exposed to nursery management of fruit crops as well as tissue culture. Hands-on training of grafting, budding, pruning and other techniques used in orchards and nursery management were also demonstrated. The participants were exposed to various modern equipment required for research in the field of horticulture, biotechnology and other related subjects. The students had practical exposure to various techniques to which they had not been exposed so far. Exposure to the post Harris division was one of the interesting parts of the training. The students also learned how to manage polyhouse and shade net houses. The training included with strawberry cultivation under subtropics. Event Date:- 2017-03-07

Training programme on subtropical fruits for B.Sc. (Ag.) students

दिनांक 20 जुलाई, 2017 को संस्थान मे आई.टी.एम. विश्वविद्यालय ग्वालियर (एमपी) के बीएससी (कृषि) के 12 छात्रो हेतु उपोष्ण फलों के सुधार, फसल स्वास्थ्य एवम फसल तुडाई उपरांत प्रबंधन से संबंधित विभिन्न पहलुओं पर एक महीने का प्रशिक्षण शुरु किया गया ।

One month training on subtropical fruits started on July, 2017 at the Institute. The students (B.Sc. Ag) from ITM University, Gwalior (M.P.) will be trained on various aspects pertaining to improvement, crop health and postharvest management of subtropical fruits.

Event Date:- 2017-07-20