A meeting of National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) officials and Officers of SKUAST-Jammu was held on 31.01.2022 through virtual mode to discuss the status of ongoing projects funded under technology transfer fund. The meeting was convened by NABARD under the chairmanship of Chief General Manager NABARD J&K UT wherein Prof. JP Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, SKUAST-Jammu was the special Guest. Presently, NABARD J&K Regional Office has sanctioned 10 number of DPR mode projects to SKUAST-Jammu. The main objective of these projects is to promote innovation in the agriculture and its allied sectors for enhancing the production and productivity. The Principal Investigators of various sanctioned projects deliberated about the progress and action plan of their project. Prof. J.P. Sharma appreciates NABARD Jammu for conducting frequent review meetings to know the progress of the projects.
He assured NABARD Jammu for full support for carrying the mandated activities under the sanctioned projects. During the meeting, Prof. Sharma guided the deliberations as these are very important technology transfer project. The Chief General Manager, NABARD, UT of J&K spoke on the occasion and gives his suggestions for strengthening of activities in the project under technology transfer fund with focused action points. Dr Pradeep Wali Director Research SKUAST-Jammu, Ms. Anamika, DGM NABARD and other officers of NABARD also participated in the meeting.