Innovation Platform and Convergence
Innovation Platform meeting of stakeholders of CRP-DS project of Vijayapura centre was organized on 17th April, 2015. Pre-season planning interaction meetings with farmers, stakeholder institutions and stakeholder NGO was organized at Nandihal, Balaganur, Mannur and Utnal villages under the chairmanship of Dr. Anthony Whitbread, Research Program Director, RDS, ICRISAT and Dr. T. Ramilan, Site Coordinator from 2nd to 4th June, 2015. Entire technical programme for 2015-16 was finalized after considering the feedback from farmers and other stakeholders, strengthening innovation platform and convergence with govt. departments.