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WORLD COCONUT DAY CELEBRATION

ON SEPTEMBER 7

September 7, 2020

Bhadra 13, 1942

            World Coconut Day is celebrated on September 2 annually in all Coconut growing countries in the Asia and Pacific region. This year, the state celebration was deferred due to State mourning on the sad demise of former President of India Shri. Pranab Mukherjee. The same will be celebrated on September 7, 2020 at Krishi Bhavan, Tonca Caranzalem. Dy. Chief Minister Shri. Chandrakant Kavlekar will inaugurate the function.

A webinar on Coconut has been organised by the Directorate of Agriculture on this occasion to provide latest advances in coconut cultivation, value addition for doubling the farmer’s income between 3.00p.m. to 5.00p.m. Director, Directorate of Agriculture will speak on ‘Invest in Coconut to save the World’. Other officers of the department will also brief on various topics on the occasion.

            Coconut growers, Entrepreneurs, Scientific community, extension functionaries are invited to participate in the said program through webinar id: 1701262328, password: CocoAgri.

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