Jammu: An awareness-cum-demonstration programme on silkworm shelf rearing technology was Thursday organized here for the Sericulture department field staff of Jammu division.
The awareness event was organised by Directorate of Sericulture in association with Regional Sericulture Research Station (RSRS) Miran Sahab in presence of Director Sericulture, J&K, Manzoor Ahmad Qadiri and Additional Director, Jammu.
Dr. Sardar Singh Scientist-D, RSRS, Miran Sahab was the scientist expert.
In his address, the Director Sericulture underlined the need for promotion of latest and appropriate rearing technologies among the cocoon growers for increasing production and productivity of Cocoon Crop.
The Director advised the field staff for taking the full benefit of the event by learning the latest technologies developed by the Research Institutes. He said the extension staff forms an important link between lab –to- land.