Dr. A. K. Singh DDG (Hort.) Visited ICAR-DOGR, Pune


Hon’ble Dr. A. K. Singh DDG (Hort.) visited ICAR-DOGR, Pune on 07 December 2019. Dr. Major Singh, Director, ICAR-DOGR welcomed Hon’ble DDG in the Directorate. He visited the DOGR farm and experimental plots, interacted with the scientists and discussed about the status of ongoing research work. After field visit, Hon’ble DDG addressed to the staff of the Directorate in the conference hall. In his address, he appreciated the contribution of ICAR-DOGR in developing improved onion production technologies and its transfer at farmers’ field. He also stressed on the concern for price fluctuation and efforts are needed for increasing productivity and storability of onion for price stabilization. After his address, he also visited to the onion farms and nursery at farmers’ field in Dawadi village and discussed current issues in onion production.