EIACP Resource Partner on Ecotourism, Sikkim State Council of Science and Technology organised an awareness programme on one of the important theme of Mission LiFE  " Adopt Sustainable Food System " on the topic : Bio-composting / Bio-fertilizer at Chongrang, Tashiding, Gyalshing District, Sikkim today. The programme was graced by Shri. Suman Thapa, Director, SSCST, Panchayats and officials from BAC, Chongrang. Ms. Primula Sharma, PO, EIACP Ecotourism sensitized the farmers from the surrounding villages on how bio-composting and bio-fertilizer can be beneficial to local farmers and how  adopting healthy lifestyle can be achieved by practicing farming using bio fertilizer and bio compost. Following the programme Resource Person Dr. O.N. Tiwari, Sr. Scientist, PUSA, IARI from New Delhi sensitized the farmers on  Production, Application and Assessment of crop-based Bio Fertilizer. The program was attended by 70 farmers, officials and staffs from the department. The program came to an end with sensitization on Mission LiFE and its 7 broad themes. #MissionLife.

Source: scstsenvis.nic.in