OFWM organizes training on ‘Irrigation Agronomy’

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Directorate On-Farm Water Management (OFWM), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Agriculture Department on Sunday in collaboration with World Bank organized a three-day training workshop on “Irrigation Agron-omy” to enable field staff to educate farmers on modern water management intervention. The train-ing besides 30 field officers was also attended by KP Secretary Agriculture and Livestock, Dr Mohammad Israr and Director General OFWM, Javed Iqbal Khattak.

The experts threw light on sustainable agricultural development and different types of crops, latest agricultural practices and irrigation technologies. They said that our farmers could increase their crops by implementing different features of modern agri-culture technologies. The experts highlighted ways and means to provide water conservation facilities to farmers so that they could irrigate their respective dry lands and to produce more crops by using less water.

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