SRINAGAR: KVK Budgam concluded 06 days Skill Training of rural youth (STRY) programme on “Poultry Rearing and Management”. The programme was organised in collaboration with MANAGE- Hyderabad and SAMETI, SKUAST-K.
A total of 28 unemployed youth attended the training programme. During the inaugural session Dr Nasir Ahmad Dar (Course Director/Sr. Scientist & Head) highlighted the need of skill training for Atma Nirbhar Bharat. Dr Mir Nadeem (Course Coordinator) impressed upon the need of startups in Poultry sector to overcome unemployment. Resource person/experts from Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, SKUAST-K, KVK’s and Deptt. of Animal Husbandry Budgam deliberated upon diverse aspects of poultry farming during the training programme. An exposure tour was also organised for the trainees.